Fair Trade mortar, handmade olive wood according to age-old traditions. Tunisia has a rich tradition of manufacturing natural products such as woven silk and wool, tanning and working with leather and the traditional olive wood carving.
You can use the mortar to make your own dressing of herb paste with herbs, peppers, oil and or vinegar.You can wash the wood with warm water (not in the dishwasher) and you can keep it beautiful by rubbing it regularly with olive oil. Before using the wood you have to rub it with olive oil. The mortar is approximately 11 cm x 6.5 cm x 6.5 cm and the stick is 14,5 cm x 3,5 cm. Each product is unique, concerning the colour, size and wood grain. The olive wood is a natural product, little cracks in the wood can be found.
The product you'll receive can therefore differ from the product on the photos. If you're doubting, please contact us for pictures of current stock.