Product code: 73022034Alessi's Piccantino scruncher is an innovative way of storing and dispensing dried chillis. Simply crush the peppers in the squashy red silicone body, attach the matching red shaker-top to serve, and then affix the stainless steel lid to store leftovers when you're done.
When all of the pieces are put together, the novel piccantino takes the form of a red chilli pepper, adding a splash of fun and vibrant colour to the kitchen or table.
This product was designed by LPWK & Jim Hannon-Tan and manufactured by Alessi.
- L9 x Dia.3cm
- Dishwasher Safe
- Gifts by Interest
- Gifts for The Chef
- Stainless steel and silicone
Alessi draws inspiration from Italian industrial culture to create unique, contemporary products. Collaborating with over 500 designers around the globe, Alessi believes that “a true work of design must be able to move people, to convey feelings, to trigger memories…”
Born in Granerolo, Verbania, in 1916, Carlo Alessi studied technical design at the OMAR institute in Novara. At an early age, he worked in the metal workshop set up by his father, Giovanni, in 1921. In the fifties, he became managing director of the company, introducing a new international dimension, which he developed by working with external designers. He remained president of Alessi until 2009, when he passed away.
Alessi is now a B Corp, a company which strives to maximise the positive impact they have on their employees, the communities in which they operate and the environment, by using the business as a force for regeneration and sustainability.More from Alessi
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