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Mortar and Pestle

Regular price $39.99

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a powerhouse for grinding spices and herbs. The Sturdy 4.75" diameter Mortar, paired with the robust 6" Heavy Pestle, is the perfect duo for crushing, muddling, smashing and pulverizing.


  • Crafted with Backcountry Iron's proprietary alloy
  • Great for grinding spices and herbs
  • Large 4.75" diameter Mortar and 6" Heavy Pestle with a 1 Pint bowl capacity
  • Heavyweight cast iron for improved grinding and crushing
  • Seasoned with Backcountry Iron's blend of the finest food-grade oils
  • Versatile tool for releasing flavors and oils from spices
  • Artistic and aesthetically pleasing design
  • Built to last for generations
  • Our cast iron will never have Teflon or other toxic materials, that's right, it's clean cooking with Backcountry Iron!


Mortar Dimensions:
4.75 x 4.25 x 3.25
Weight 1.5 lbs

Pestle Dimensions:
6.25 x 1.75 x 1.75
Weight 2.75 lbs

Total Weight:
4.25 lbs


Improve your cooking with this heavyweight 2 cup capacity cast iron mortar and pestle set, designed to effortlessly release flavors and oils from your spices. Your recipes will come to life, and you'll experience less fatigue and better pulverizing, thanks to the weight of this sturdy set.

A heavyweight in the kitchen, cast iron brings its substantial weight to the task of grinding and crushing dry and fresh spices, seeds, grains, medicines, and pills. Perfect for molcajetes and tejolote, this tool is a versatile addition to your culinary arsenal.

Simple elegance meets practicality in our mortar and pestle set. Crafted for both artistic appeal and functionality, it outshines granite, stone, marble, porcelain, stainless steel, or soapstone alternatives in terms of weight, longevity, and beauty.

Pre-seasoned with our proprietary oil blend, this mortar and pestle set is built to last for generations. Its versatility knows no bounds – from nuts, seeds, ginger root, and garlic to salad dressings, sauces, condiments, fresh mustard, guacamole, pesto, salsa, chutneys, and beyond. It even helps crush pills to powder for easy ingestion or discreetly hide them in your stubborn pet’s food!

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