Are you, by chance, planning to add a touch of class to your kitchen with elegant yet useful tools?
Salt and pepper shakers can be good options as these two are staples in the kitchen as well as on your dining table.
This is why everywhere we go; we find these shakers in abundance. With everything going on, how do you find the perfect ones to bring home?
We will tell you how.
Here, we give you 12 of the best salt and pepper shakers the market has to offer. Not only that, but we will also tell you why we love them that much.
#List Of The Top 5 Salt and Pepper Shakers – Our Editor’s Pick:
Top 12 Best Salt and Pepper Shakers For You
Your goal should be to choose the perfect salt and pepper shakers for your needs without compromising on your kitchen’s style. Here are 12 amazing choices.
1. Willow & Everett Stainless Steel Salt and Pepper Grinder Set
The grinder set is made with quality stainless steel and glass, which makes this rust-free. Aside from its high-quality material, it also brings with it a modern and elegant style that is perfect for your kitchen.
Other shakers are just that – shakers. This is different because it is built for function and convenience. As you can see, the shaker also comes with a grinding mechanism on top of the mills. It makes sure that the salt or pepper ends up on the food you’re cooking or eating, not on your table.
Finally, the grinder is ceramic. It is non-corrosive and will never absorb the flavors. Built on top of each mill is also a plastic knob that allows you to adjust the grinder however coarse (or fine) you want the salt and pepper to be.
- Built with a grinding mechanism
- Made of stainless steel and glass
- Grinder is ceramic
- Non-corrosive grinder
- May be hard to refill
2. Home EC Premium Stainless Grinder Set
With the grinder set made from BPA-free materials, you can rest easy this is safe from toxins that plague our kitchen tools and utensils.
Designed to sit upright on your counter and not create a mess, this grinder set comes with a grinding mechanism that allows you to control how coarse you want your salt and pepper to be. Turn the grinder clockwise for a finer grind, counter-clockwise if you want a coarse grind.
The ceramic grinder is easy to clean. One wipe of the grinder, and you’re done. Its glass container is dishwasher safe; the grinding mechanism is not. But what makes this different from the others is its silicone funnel. This makes refilling easy as pie.
This set is not just amazing in the looks department. It also makes sure that it gives you the performance you deserve.
- Silicone funnel
- Grinding mechanism
- Made from BPA-free materials
- Stainless-steel cap
- Easy to clean
- Grinding mechanism is not dishwasher-safe
3. Chefvantage Salt and Pepper Shakers Set
What we like the most about this are its adjustable holes. This is perfect for when you need to apply anything other than salt and pepper. Herbs, for example, can put these shakers to good use when cooking.
The shakers are built with a multi-hole lid design. It has three openings. Each opening is of a different size. This makes it easier to add spices and seasonings.
Also, the shaker can be used for any kind of salt – kosher, table, Himalayan, etc. You can also use this with other seasonings and spices.
The bottle is made of glass. What is amazing is that its surface has antibacterial and anti-scratch properties. Its outer later is protected by a metal construction that provides for an elegant finish.
- Adjustable holes
- Anti-bacterial and anti-scratch properties
- Glass is covered by a metal construction
- Other brands are more durable
4. Flafster Kitchen Battery-Operated Salt and Pepper Grinder Set
Here, we have an electric pepper grinder that is made of some of the best materials you could ever want. The construction is of stainless-steel that provides for its strength and durability. Aside from its durability, the shaker is also versatile as it can hold not just salt and pepper, but also work well with other spices.
Your purchase comes with two bottles and a stand. This allows for easy storage. It also looks great and doesn’t look out of place in your kitchen.
Aesthetics aside, what we like about this is that you can control its coarseness. You can choose and decide how fine you want the ground pepper to be.
This shaker can hold as much as ½ cup of pepper. It is compact, easy to clean and use, comes with an LED light, plus it runs on alkaline batteries which we think is amazing.
- LED light
- Comes with a stand
- Can adjust coarseness
- Battery compartment issues
5. OCO 1234780 Salt and Pepper Shaker Set
Chunky and budget-friendly, these grinders come to you with quality and durability without putting a hole in your pockets.
What we like about these grinders is that they are easy to turn. Even little kids would be capable of using this. We also like it that these grinders are designed to sit on any surface with the dispenser facing up comfortably. This rids of you stray particles that scatter all over your table.
And while all other shakers refill by twisting off the cap, this is different. They refill from the bottom. The cap is also easy to unscrew. These grinders flush from the base.
Speaking of the base, it is made of coated plastic. This provides you with a good grip. We love its modern and elegant look. Its body is clear, so you’d know when you’re running out of salt or pepper.
- Refills from the base
- Cap is easy to unscrew
- Sits on any surface with the dispenser facing up
- May not be able to handle larger salts
6. Latent Epicure Battery-Operated Shakers
Our next entry is another of those electric salt and pepper shakers that are operational with a single touch.
What we adore with this shaker is that it has a Coarse and Fine knob. This allows you to regulate the coarseness of your salt and pepper. It makes life easier because with a single touch of the button, it will give you the ground salt or pepper in the desired coarseness.
However, these shakers are limited to LR6 non-rechargeable batteries. Other batteries may not work.
Anyway, it has an LED light that makes it easy to illuminate your food. This avoids excessive flavoring, especially when you are cooking at night.
A purchase comes with a mill tray. It provides for easy storage.
- Coarse and Fine knob
- LED light
- Comes with a mill tray
- Limited to certain battery brands
7. Gravity Electric Salt and Pepper Grinder Set
When it comes to shakers in smart and cool designs, this is the one to beat.
The model provides you with absolute satisfaction in both its design and its function. And, the manufacturer made sure that the materials for the glass container are BPA and toxic-free. Aside from the glass container, the rest of the shaker is made of stainless steel. This gives you more durability than other brands.
Also, this beauty works well. If you flip the shaker downwards, it automatically grinds, giving you the perfect amount of salt or pepper. There is no need for you to press any button at this point.
The shaker is built with an LED light with ceramic made blades. These are available in two colors (silver or black). The choice is yours.
- Ceramic blades
- LED light
- BPA and toxic-free materials
- Refilling and changing of batteries may be a challenge
8. Urban Noon Electric Salt and Pepper Grinder Set
One look at this beauty and you’re hooked.
This salt and pepper shaker is beautiful from the inside out. The manufacturers boast of producing some of the best grinders in the market. This is one of those.
The body is made of a combination of bright stainless-steel materials and acrylic glass. This combination provides for the durability and strength of the product.
It is built with an LED light that could illuminate your food while cooking. The shaker also comes with numerous coarseness adjustments.
If there is one thing though, it is that this is smaller than other brands. You may need constant refills. Easy to use and clean — these shakers are also more lightweight than other brands.
- More lightweight than other brands
- Made with a combination of stainless steel and acrylic glass
- LED light
- Different coarseness adjustments
- Compartment is small; needs frequent refills
9. Kibaga Salt and Pepper Shakers
Now, you can enjoy your Himalayan or kosher salt with this shaker’s unique dial lid. These shakers allow you to choose how much salt or pepper you would like to add to your food.
Designed with a stainless-steel lid, you can opt for this shaker to have its holes covered. This allows you to maintain the freshness of your spices. Aside from that, it also keeps dust and moisture away from your salt, pepper, or any spice.
The shaker is made from high-quality materials. This contributes to the shaker’s durability. It is made of a combination of stainless steel and glass, both of which are easy to clean and can last you for a long time.
- Made from high-quality materials
- Easy to clean
- Lid has the option to cover the holes
- The adjustments may be hard to turn
10. Vintage Mason Jar Salt and Pepper Shakers by Comfify
Not merely just salt and pepper shakers, these beautifully-made kitchen tools can also serve as decors. The design is vintage and somehow gives you a rustic feel.
These shakers appear like vintage-style mason jars. Made from high-quality ceramic, these jars (or shakers) are resistant to chipping, staining, and fading. This ensures you that you have beautiful, mason jar-looking shakers for years to come.
The shakers are built with holes of just the right size for salt or pepper to easily pass through. With a capacity of 12 ounces, these shakers are larger than other brands, and so there is no need for you to constantly refill.
- Larger in size than other brands
- Normal-sized holes for salt or pepper
- Made of ceramic that does not chip, has anti-staining and anti-fading properties
- The plug at the bottom may be a bit tight
11. Modetro Salt and Pepper Shakers with Silicone Stand
Most salt and pepper shakers come with features that let you adjust its coarseness. This is one of those shakers with this feature.
What makes this different, however, is its quality. It has been tested numerous times and has proven time and time again that its quality will never compare with other brands. The shaker is durable.
Its mills are 5.5 inches tall. Speaking of its size, it can hold as much as 8 ounces of salt or peppercorns. And we are sure you will love its non-stick rubber silicon tray. This provides for easy storage of the shaker.
It has a grinding mechanism at the top of the mill. Its straightforward design makes this one of the best in the industry.
- High-quality materials
- Can hold 8 ounces of salt or pepper
- Comes with a non-stick rubber silicon tray
- Straightforward design
12. 1st Choice 4562 Retro Style Salt and Pepper Shaker
Simple and useful; these are just a couple of words that can describe our last entry.
It brings back memories of the good old days where salt and pepper shakers come in straightforward and uncomplicated designs.
This set of two retro-style shakers are made of durable glass and stainless steel metal. The lids can easily be unscrewed, giving you an easy time when cleaning or refilling.
Speaking of cleaning, these are dishwasher-safe. Each shaker can hold as much as 2 ounces of salt or pepper.
The shakers are also versatile and can hold not just salt and pepper. It can also work well with other spices.
- Made of durable glass and stainless steel lid
- The lids can be easily unscrewed
- Versatile and can work with other spices
- Holes for the salt shaker are bigger than other brands
The moment you get used to freshly ground salt and pepper on your food, you will never look back to those days spent using those diner shakers.
But while the best salt and pepper shakers cannot give your life a 360-degree turn for the best, it will at least upgrade the taste of your cooking.
So, happy cooking!