ISSUE 33  |  Kitchen Week

5 Favorites: Mortar and Pestles

August 13, 2012 3:30 PM

BY Izabella Simmons

Purists swear that authentic pesto must be made in a mortar and pestle; here are five to aid you in your summer pesto preparation.

Above: Designed by Eero Aarnio, the Aroma Mortar and Pestle from Alessi is $44.95 from Amazon.

Above: The Mortar and Pestle from the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum is $60 for the small size.

Above: The Kuhn Rikon Mortar and Pestle is $50.

Above: Milton Brook Range Unglazed Mortar and Pestle (6 inch) is $24.90 from Wayfair.

Above: The Cooper-Hewitt Mortar and Pestle in black marble is $60.