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Instruments that can reduce food to fine particles, shavings, powder, purées, etc.
for grinding and grating [1] garlic press nutcracker citrus juicer mortar pestle

garlic press click to hear

Utensil used to finely crush garlic cloves.

nutcracker click to hear

Tongs used to break nutshells and release the kernel inside.

citrus juicer click to hear

Instrument used to extract juice from citrus fruits, usually lemons or oranges.

mortar click to hear

Hemispheric receptacle made of marble, porcelain or hardwood in which certain foods can be ground with a pestle.

pestle click to hear

Usually heavy instrument whose short handle extends into a head; it is used mainly to grind seeds, dry ingredients and garlic.