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Old 01-14-2014, 07:35 AM   #11
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+1 on the Unicorn. I have way too many of these that were junk. As Andy said, ATK repeatedily rates this at #1. It is a uniform grind, lots of pepper, it does not get clogged. Spend the money, you will not regret it.
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Old 01-14-2014, 08:48 AM   #12
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I've given up on pepper mills. I now use the spice grinder.

How do you store the ground pepper in your kitchen?
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Old 01-14-2014, 08:58 AM   #13
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Just checked my ATK app and this one got top billing:

Cole and Mason H59401G Derwent Precision Gourmet Pepper Mill
http://amzn.com/B003OICYZO

Anyone have it?
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:03 AM   #14
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Is the only difference the amount of storage for peppercorns?
Yes. The Unicorn Plus is 3" taller.
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:06 AM   #15
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Just checked my ATK app and this one got top billing:

Cole and Mason H59401G Derwent Precision Gourmet Pepper Mill
Amazon.com: Cole and Mason H59401G Derwent Precision Gourmet Pepper Mill: Kitchen & Dining

Anyone have it?

This must be a more current review.
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:10 AM   #16
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My favorite pepper mill is the Peugeot. Not cheap but it was the best I ever used. I had it in my restaurant kitchen and used it many times a day for years. Alas, since my separation I didn't get it. I'm going to get myself another one some day....
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:11 AM   #17
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This must be a more current review.

I'm reading the reviews, and a number of people are saying that the top popped off of this one.
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Old 01-14-2014, 11:32 AM   #18
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I bought this one at least 10 years ago because it has a lifetime guarantee and I got tired of buying new ones every couple of years. I'm guessing I paid around $40 for it, but I'll never have to buy another: http://www.amazon.com/Trudeau-Profes.../dp/B008N93GKQ
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Old 01-14-2014, 01:31 PM   #19
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Many years ago Jeff Smith (Frugal Gourmet) used this on his tv show. I lusted after that pepper grinder like it was jewelry but couldn't afford anything so pricy in those days. My sweet father in law gave it to me for a Christmas gift, and it's one of my most memorable gifts even after all these many years. It's perfect in every way, and well worth the price.

http://www.amazon.com/Pepper-Mill-Im...=cm_cr_pr_pb_i
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Old 01-14-2014, 02:48 PM   #20
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Many years ago Jeff Smith (Frugal Gourmet) used this on his tv show. I lusted after that pepper grinder like it was jewelry but couldn't afford anything so pricy in those days. My sweet father in law gave it to me for a Christmas gift, and it's one of my most memorable gifts even after all these many years. It's perfect in every way, and well worth the price.

Pepper Mill Imports Atlas Pepper Mill, Brass, 8" : Amazon.com : Kitchen & Dining
According to the reviews, it lacks any significant adjustment range in how fine it grinds. Even the coarsest setting is what most cooks would call fine. I need one that has a wider range. So far, Andy's Unicorn seems the best one to me.
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