Asked in Baking
What is a condiment made with a mortar and pestle?
A mortar and pestle is used for the grinding and combining of dry ingredients. It is a good tool to use to make seasoned salts as a condiment. ...
What is the definition of pestle?
A pestle is a tool used for grinding. It is usually paired with a mortar, which is a solid robust bowl. The pestle is a heavy rod with a rounded end that is used to grind items within the mortar. PESTLE stands for - Political , economical , social, technological, legal and environmental. ...
Asked in Definitions
What is a mortar and pestle and how are they used?
A mortar and pestle is a tool used to grind and mix substances, including chemicals in a laboratory and also food in the kitchen. The pestle is a heavy small bat, made from porcelain, wood or other materials, whose rounded end is used for pounding and grinding. The mortar is a bowl, which can be made from porcelain, wood, carved stone or other materials. The substance is ground between the pestle and the mortar by rubbing or pounding the substance with the...