This wooden pestle is to be paired with a mortar. It is often regarded as an essential to any Japanese kitchen. The Japanese mortar and pestle allows for a greater degree of control when bruising, crushing, grinding or pounding ingredients.
Handcrafted in Japan from Kiso Hinoki wood, which is renowned for its strength and subtle fragrance. A linen rope tie makes for easy hanging and storage.
Each piece is unique, and will differ slightly.
We recommend pairing with a Japanese mortar.
Small: approximately 3 x 18.5cm
Medium: approximately 3.4 x 24.5cm