From Spain has hand painted ceramic mortars and hand carved olive wood mortars that are attractive and a pleasure to use. Handmade in Spain.
Olive Wood Mortar and Pestle$56.00
Made from one solid block of olive wood, this mortar and pestle set is strikingly attractive in addition to being a pleasure to use. It has a silky smooth finish that improves with use. Since the mortar and pestle are carved from natural wood each piece will vary in shape and markings. This square shaped mortar measures approximately 6.5″ x 6.5″ and has a 7″ pestle.
Ceramic Mortar and Pestle$58.00
This hand painted ceramic mortar and pestle is not only beautiful, but useful for crushing garlic, herbs and spices. The mortar is substantial in weight and is individually hand painted by the de la Cal artisans in the town of Puente del Arzobispo in the region of Toledo. The pestle is made from one solid piece of natural wood that darkens nicely with use.