spice mill?

I have a pepper mill, but I'd like to get a spice mill so that I can start toasting and grinding my own whole spices. I don't really know what kind of spice mill I should get. Should I get an electric one, or hand-operated? Will just another pepper mill work? Can I use a coffee grinder instead? Should I get a mortar and pestle as well?

Any suggestions for a nice spice mill would be appreciated; bonus points if your suggestion is also dishwasher-safe :)

Serious Eats Newsletters

Keep up with our latest recipes, tips, techniques and where to eat!


Comments are closed

Talk is closed - check out our Facebook and Twitter accounts instead.