Cole & Mason Granite Mortar & Pestle, 7"
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This mortar and pestle are made from solid black granite—a beautiful complement to natural kitchen surfaces. The unpolished interior surface has a rough texture that aids in grinding garlic, whole spices and fresh herbs and in making pesto, curry pastes and other sauces.
- Traditional mortar and pestle made of solid natural granite.
- Unglazed stone has a rough texture that helps create friction for efficient grinding.
- Exterior is smooth polished granite.
- Heavyweight granite is very stable during use.
- Can be used for both wet and dry mixtures.
- A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
- Dimensions & More Info
- Mortar: 7" diam., 5" high
- Pestle: 7 1/2" long.
- Made in China.
- Use & Care
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If within 30 days, you are dissatisfied for any reason, you may return your purchase for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required for all returns and exchanges. Returns with a gift receipt will be refunded in the form of a Merchandise Credit for the amount indicated on the gift receipt. Returns with original receipt will be refunded in the original form of payment, cash and check refunds over $100 will be issued as a company check (may take 14 business days from time of request).
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Rated 5 out of 5 by SeanaGretchen from Beautiful & Functional I love this mortar & pestle and I'm surprised about the negative reviews. I've owned this for nearly 2 years now and it's good as new. Obviously since it's granite it's very heavy, but I knew that would be the case before I bought it. It's beautiful and because the pestle is heavy, you don't have to work to hard to ground your ingredients. I highly recommend this product.Date published: 2017-09-28Rated 1 out of 5 by ORGANIC25 from Prices are very ridiculously expensive . this morter are very good if there wore 'STONE' they are hand made. my opinion..Date published: 2017-04-23Rated 1 out of 5 by Twocat from Broke After a Few Uses Count me as the third reviewer whose pestle broke after a few uses. The mortar weighs quite a bit and the pestle feels solid. But it is actually quite fragile. By contrast, my previous mortar and pestle (from another company) lasted years.Date published: 2017-03-25Rated 1 out of 5 by LeSamourai from Very disappointed I had the same experience as the customer 'blizziebee'. My pestle broke only three months after the purchase! I was looking for a granite mortar and pestle like the one they use to make curry pastes in Thai cooking or the kind you can use to make aioli. But this is simply not reliable for that. I wouldn't recommend this.Date published: 2017-01-08Rated 2 out of 5 by blizziebee from Pestle broke in half! No joke, our pestle broke in half when my husband was making guacamole. Plus it's pretty heavy and moving it from a cabinet takes some effort. Other than that, it's big and great for mashing up ingredients other than herbs or seeds.Date published: 2016-04-02Rated 4 out of 5 by Tinags from Great Mortar and Pestle I have had this mortar and pestle for a week and have used it at least 3 times. It is the perfect size and weight as well as being pleasing to the eye. I chose this over the more rustic, rough mortars because I use it mostly to grind spices or make guacamole, and the mortars with more interior texture tend to trap and hold too much of the ground spice or avocado, making it difficult to remove. I would have given it 5 stars but my mortar arrived with a 1/4" chip on the rim. Since it doesn't affect performance, I am keeping it. Although I thought it was too pricey at first, after checking various websites for this and other mortars and pestles of similar size, and material, I felt that this was the best quality for the money, and met my requirements.Date published: 2015-02-22Rated 5 out of 5 by JustTheCook from Wish I got this sooner... Love the size and quality. Went to season it, but I didn't really didn't need too...but it was sure fun smashing the stuff anyway! Used one of my wife's odd knee high stocking over the opening of the mortar with the pestle inside and it kept the grains of rice from flying out and making a mess as I pounded away. Storage isn't going to be a problem. The outside of the mortar is a really nice finish and so I am going to keep it right out in the kitchen by using it as a small vase with fake flower arrangement that is put over the pestle and into the mortar. Nobody could tell. Made some fresh basil pesto...wow! The aroma as I was making it was phenomenal and the flavor when eating it was fantastic.Date published: 2014-12-30Rated 3 out of 5 by JJJetPlane209 from Great Mortar This mortar is beautiful and fantastic. I was thoroughly surprised at the size and weight of it, and am extremely happy with it for the price. My pestle arrived broken, 2 items in as many months that have arrived broken from William Sonoma's online store. I'm not sure yet whether to chalk this up to the quality of this item, or just William Sonoma's handling and packaging. I have noticed that purchasing a pestle, separate from a mortar, is nearly impossible so it may be worth considering before you buy this item.Date published: 2014-03-06