Geek Out In Your Kitchen With This DIY Periodic Table Of Spices Rack

Geek Out in Your Kitchen with This DIY Periodic Table of Spices Rack

It's so nice when science intersects with food and food organisation. Over at Make, Wayne Hammond came up with a way to organise spices by their botanical taxonomy and a system that looks much like the periodic table of elements.

He designed U-shaped shelves to fit an unused area in his kitchen and arranged the jars according to this table:

Geek Out in Your Kitchen with This DIY Periodic Table of Spices Rack

Specifically, the spices are organised by order-family-genus-species.

Nerdy, clever and attractive: three things that make for good kitchen organisation.

See details of the project below.

Kitchen Geeks: Build This Periodic Table of Spaices Rack [Make]


Comments

    If you're going the chemical route, a diagram of the molecule for each compound would make a nice extra touch.

    Nerdy, clever and attractive: three things that make for good kitchen organisation.

    I would have thought 1. Easy to find 2. Easy to access 3. Easy to store.

    Attractive if it is on display.

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