Tostonera, a wooden press for making tostones (flattened, fried plantain)
Mortar and pestle. A bowl shaped vessel with wood or stone pestle used to mash or grind herbs, grains and other foods. Mortars made of marble, pottery, ceramic or stone. How to select and care for your mortar. History of the mortar and pestle. Molcajete, Thai Granite Mortar, Suribachi, Marble.
A tortilla press is used to make only corn tortillas. Flour tortillas are normally rolled thin with a wood rolling pin. Learn about the Mexican tortilla press including cast iron, wood, and electric and how to Select the right press for you.