This PepperMate Pepper Mill is made of the finest materials and assembled with precision and care to provide years of trouble free dependable use. The ceramic pepper grinder is adjustable to any size, fine to coarse. Grinds any dried spice or millable ingredient up to the size of a coffee bean. Ceramic mills are versatile because they are not affected by corrosive elements such as salt. The removable clear bottom cup conveniently catches grinds. It's Ina Garten's pepper mill of choice!