EMBRACE THE GRIND
Crush up muscle-building home-made pesto and guacamole with the best pestle-and-mortar sets
Crush ingredients like you crush your workouts with pestle-and-mortar sets
£ 25.75 amazon.co.uk Made from 250-year-old olive wood, this pestleand-mortar set is hard-wearing, with natural antibacterial qualities that make it easy to clean.
£ 149 occa-home.co.uk This pairs an ultra-stylish brass pestle with a marble mortar that has a curved lip for a firm grip.
£30 johnlewis.com The traditional Mexican roughlycut stone provides an abrasive, durable surface for easy grinding.
£59 occa-home.co.uk The mortar stands on surfacefriendly rubber feet while you crush with the ergonomic pestle.
Joseph Joseph Ceramic
£34 johnlewis.com A neat lid keeps the inside of the mortar dust-free so you don’t have to clean it before use.