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Traditional handcrafted Mexican wooden Cacao whisks.


The Urban whisk is made one by one by a local toy artisan based in Tulipan, Comalcalco, who uses a wood lathe.

The whisk is a small size, advisable for use up to the amount of 5 cups of liquid (around a litre).

Molinillo - wooden cacao whisk

  • Natural handcrafted cacao molinillo have been used since the ancient Mayan civilizations, and they were made by tepihilote palm. 

    The wooden whisk is dipped into the cacao drink, and both hands are used to spin it. It blends and whisks the ingredients, creating the natural bubbles, which it is known for.

    You can see the rainbow on the bigger bubbles, promise.

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