Although one aims to treat your guests to a perfectly prepared meal, everyone has their preferences when it comes to the amount of salt and pepper incorporated in the dish. For this reason I tend to limit the use of these components, urging everyone to add salt and pepper according to their taste.
Also, salt and pepper shakers or grinders complete a neatly laid out table and serves as a conversation starter if your guests are unfamiliar with each other. For this reason, grinders need to be beautiful and functional. If I could have a pair for every tablecloth I own, I’ll be happy.
Here are five of my favourite salt and pepper grinders: