"And if a person brings a meal offering to G‑d . . . and if a meal offering on a pan is your sacrifice . . . and if a meal offering [made] in a deep pot"Leviticus 2:1, 5, 7.

When offering a Minchah (meal) Offering – any of the different varieties of meal Offerings detailed in the Torah – we are commanded to follow the applicable procedure outlined in the Torah.