Using a mortar and pestle recipes

Pesto using pestle and mortar

Pesto using pestle and mortar

 Pesto using pestle and mortar (a. a. Pesto alla genovese for the purists. )    Preparation. Easy     Vegetarian
DIY flower crafts using rose petals

DIY flower crafts using rose petals

You can then use a mortar and pestle to pulverize them even further. You can purchase a base at your local craft store or just do it yourself using a wire and start getting creative
Vegan katsu curry

Vegan katsu curry

**My panko breadcrumbs had lots of big pieces in them so I ground them a little bit in a pestle and mortar before using to ensure that they stick to my veggies better
VEGGIE PEPPER "CHICKEN" CURRY

VEGGIE PEPPER "CHICKEN" CURRY

Begin by grinding the black peppercorns, white pepper, coriander seeds, turmeric, ginger and garlic using a pestle and mortar and until a smooth paste has formed
Gluten Free Chicken Biryani

Gluten Free Chicken Biryani

Melt the butter over a medium heat and add the onion (if using), garlic, ginger and other spices. A pestle and Mortar is handy for this recipe to grind your cardamom seeds
Deep-Fried Chicken Wings

Deep-Fried Chicken Wings

Move around using a slotted spoon regularly. Add to a pestle and mortar along with peeled garlic cloves
DIY Mulled Wine Spice Bags

DIY Mulled Wine Spice Bags

If you’re planning on using them as a Christmas present, put six spice bags into a small box with the following instructions
Porchetta! Prego!

Porchetta! Prego!

Using a pestle and mortar crush the garlic with oil and salt to a paste. And my, how we stuck to the Finnish traditions
Bang Bang Chicken

Bang Bang Chicken

Scatter over the coriander leaves and if using, the mint, toasted sesame seeds or peanuts. To make the dressing, grind the peppercorns in a spice grinder or pestle and mortar
Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

Feeling distinctly autumnal I plumped for a Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake which is a beautiful twist on the classic combination of coffee and walnut, as the recipe contains ground almonds and a relatively low amount of flour, it converted beautifully to gluten free using a standard gluten free flour