Traditional Mexican version of the mortar, carved of natural volcanic stone. Provides the ideal grinding surface for spices or making delicious fresh guacamole. Molcajete measures 8.5-inch diameter by 5-inches tall. Tejolote is 4.5-inches long with a 2.5-inch diameter grinding end. Includes an informative booklet with steps on how to cure your new molcajete. Simply scrub with a brush and warm water to clean, if necessary you may use an unscented detergent provided you rinse thoroughly.