R. Napier

Top Reviewer Ranking: 7,667
Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (266 of 311)
Location: Wiltshire England


Top Reviewer Ranking: 7,667 - Total Helpful Votes: 266 of 311
T&G CrushGrind Apollo Pepper Mill, Stainless Steel&hellip by T&G Woodware
I bought this because my Cole & Mason mill wouldn't grind pink peppers.

Nor will this one; in fact the ceramic mills clog up even faster than the stainless steel ones because the oily paste from pink peppers sticks harder to the ceramic. I know because I dismantled both of them to clean them.

I now know that pink peppers are not really peppercorns at all but oily berries. The flavour is comparatively weak and they're better not ground at all but added whole when cooking.

This grinder looks good and works well. "Crushgrind" isn't a new way of doing it (the mechanism is the same) and the claim ought to be that it grinds anything that is grindable. That said,… Read more
Beige Leather Belt Loop Pouch by just4ugifts
3.0 out of 5 stars Nearly very good, 4 Sep 2013
This is a really good and cute product except that there is just one small central loop on the soft leather back, so it droops off the belt. If only they'd put a loop at each end.
Where the Truth Lies [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Kevin Bacon
Where the Truth Lies [DVD] DVD ~ Kevin Bacon
3.0 out of 5 stars A good film but, 2 Aug 2013
....spoilt for me by a warning about illegal downloads followed by three trailers and and advert for Mars bars. If promoters are going to commercialise releases to this extent, then they just forfeit our sympathy altogether.

Please protest against adverts on paid-for DVDs. Show them that we're not all complete morons, or there'll be no end of them.