After my fracas of trying to grind cinnamon on Delia's cheat machine, where I scratched the see-through plastic and made it permanently cloudy, I decided to wreak further havoc by buying this mill.
To my surprise, not only did it handle the grinding of the cinnamon sticks to soft powder, it also did the same to my unshelled green cardamom pods.
You may well ask why I did not shell the cardamoms first. I have a ready set of answers for all!
Firstly, I am lazy. Have you tried de-shelling 50 to 100 green cardamom pods?
Secondly, I wanted to increase the bulk of the ground material.
Thirdly even the shell have the flavour, why chuck it?
Anyway,… Read more