Even the busiest of cooks have their essentials and stand-bys. Top of the list for many as a force for seasoning power are the natural flavours of salt and pepper. Most restaurants and family tables have these seasonings readily to hand, and it makes sense if they are effective, comfortable to use and elegant to look at. All of the following are currently available at Dotmaison, and have style in abundance. Adding a practical and designer edge to the dinner table is easily done with one of these condiment mills – have a look and enjoy the seasoning!
The Hammershøi Grinder Small, from Kähler (above) is an ideal accessory for the delivery of dry salt, pepper and spices to food and meals. Great for the kitchen when actually making the food, or on the dining table for if guests feel the need to top anything up, the mills provide a fantastic service. The wooden base combined with an anthracite coloured ceramic top creates a captivating finish and offers a striking new look for the table.
Craft Salt and Pepper Shaker by Normann Copenhagen (above) are a colour coordinated – black for pepper, white for salt – set of marble shakers that are part of the stylish ‘Craft’ collection designed by Danish designer Simon Legald. Concentrating on the natural look of marble, and the contents within, the Craft shakers are comfortable to use and beautiful to have on the table. Sure to gather some appreciative glances and comments from guests!
Alaska Pepper Mill, from Peugeot has a design that suggests a stylish yet tough and hard working modern device. A simple push of a button provides a helping of the desired amount of seasoning. A bottom light helps to show you how much is being added. This, plus the helpful transparency of the containing cylinder, makes the mill effective and comfortable to use.
Wood Pepper Mill by Alessi takes a beautiful form of wood craft to the table. Featuring an exquisite type of European Beech wood, the mill has been fashioned to create a unique looking addition to a home’s culinary equipment. The stainless steel grinder at the base allows the user to select how fine or course the pepper will be delivered.