The time for buying pre-mix & pre-packaged pastes, pesto's and dressings is over! Our pestle & mortar set allows you to grind the freshest of herbs & spices to create the most fragrant of pesto's; and the toughest of seeds & spices to create the most aromatic of curry pastes. Use the mortar to pulverize nuts, seeds, ginger root & garlic and make homemade salad dressing, sauces & condiments, such as fresh mustard, guacamole, pesto, curry paste, salsa, chutneys and more.... Widely used in pharmacies and apothecaries, this molcajete set will help you powder pills for optimal ingestion or hide them in your stubborn pet’s kibble. Hand craftsmanship & variations in the color, weight and veining of natural marble makes each of our stone mortar pestle set a singular work of art.