Carmen & Roberto

Carmen says: ‘I inherited our molcajete from my mother’s grandmother, Anastasia de la Cruz, from (what was then) the pueblito of Portales, D.F. My mum was born in 1912. The molcajete must be over 200 years old. I lost the pestle years ago and had to buy a cheap porous stone one. The mortar itself is made of black heavy stone and is VERY smooth...!’

(Contributor: Carmen & Roberto)