The Atlas Brass Mill is beautiful kitchen tool suitable for chefs and beginner cooks alike. The handmade grinding mechanism is designed to maximize flavor and aroma, producing a generous amount of salt or pepper with each turn of the handle. Features adjustable grinding from fine-to-coarse. Each mill has a flanged base for stability and a durable all metal body. Please note that due to the natural brass material, these mills will age and patina over time.