Grind, crush, pound spices and herbs with the Solid Granite Pestle and Mortar Set and is the ideal gift chefs and cooks. Due to the natural properties of the granite stone, the stone wont absorb any liquid allowing you to extract oils from herbs and spices with ease. The pestle mortar set is ideal for infusing ingredients such as sage, basil, tarragon, garlic, pepper for your own dressings, pestos and pastes. All the items will normally be shipped within 24 hrs on receipt of your payment except the purchase made after Saturday afternoon till Monday morning and on bank holidays. Please let us know in advance if the item is urgent and we will priorities the delivery accordingly. You will receive an email as soon as your item is dispatched so that you can anticipate when it will arrive. Fast Delivery by Royal Mail means UK delivery addresses benefit from the convenience of parcels being kept at the local sorting office for 7 days if no one is home to receive the item. As these products are hand made, so they have the little imperfections that you get with such things - slight unevenness in the embossing and the like. If you are not happy with our product please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to accept goods within 14 days if buyer cancel the purchase as long as its in resale condition. Please note that the buyer is responsible for return postage. We understand that sometime product can get damaged during transit, please report us any damages caused within 3 days of product receipt. For any reason if the product not as per your expectation, please talk to us as we can come up with unique solution to keep you happy.