In our opinion, the humble pepper mill is one of the most underrated kitchen utensils. It’s cringeworthy to admit that we fell prey to articles and TV shows that led us to believe that salt and pepper mills were something only old people used. Fast forward a couple of years and we’re now fully aware of their usefulness.
A pepper mill does not have to be expensive or even very fancy; it just needs to grind your peppercorns properly. The type you choose will depend on personal preference and frequency of usage. Read on for more information about the different types of pepper mills, potential uses for them, different features to consider, and top recommendations in various price ranges.