Tellicherry Black Whole Peppercorns, Divakar's No. 004, Restaurant Variety

Tellicherry Black Whole Peppercorns, Divakar's No. 004, Restaurant Variety

Proud to be named in Bon Appétit as a "Top 10 Online Specialty Food Store"

Our signature product. The one that launched our company. We sell these peppercorns to some of the top restaurants in the country.

My friend in India, Divakar, regularly travels the pepper farms and cherry picks the largest, most fragrant Tellicherry peppercorns. He ships them direct in small lots so they stay incredibly fresh. No middlemen. 
Ava Gene's, voted one of the top restaurants in the country by Bon Appetit, described our Tellicherry Peppercorns as, “The finest we have ever seen.”

Our whole black Tellicherry peppercorns have a beautiful citrus aroma. I could go on and on, but our customers say it best. Read the reviews below. Also available in a USDA Organic version. (No difference in taste or aroma, just farmed differently.)


  • Whole Black Tellicherry Peppercorns from India
  • Special Extra Bold, largest of crop, over 4.75mm
  • Our signature product that launched the company
  • Beautiful aroma with citrus notes, medium heat
  • Handpicked
  • Sold to top restaurants in Chicago and Portland
  • Sealed in food-grade mylar bag
  • Packaged in resealable kraft tube
Regular Non-Rush Delivery starts at just $3.95. It's very reasonable. (Our E-Gift Cards, delivered by email, have no shipping fees.) Shipping is darn fast too. Almost all orders arrive in just a few days. (Allow an extra day or two during the holidays.) Your satisfaction is guaranteed. Would hate for you to be unhappy. The world has enough unhappiness. We're here to make you happy. Okedoke?

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Customer Reviews

Based on 264 reviews
Burst of pepper

So much better than regular pepper! The flavor just burst out and stays with you.

Excellent as always

The Tellicherry peppercorns were exactly as expected: wonderful pungent aroma with a rich bite to the flavor. So good I introduced my pepper loving cousins to Tellicherry pepper and they are now hooked. Reluctant Trading is the only online company I trust for fresh spices.

Great product.

Very fragrant. Tastes great when used in pepper mill.

Life changing

Totally opened our eyes to how beautifully delicious pepper can be. Now, we are committed to only buying well-sourced spices. Thank you for doing what you do!

So Grateful You Are There!

I was gifted tellicherry pepper last Xmas and found myself running out. I could not find it anywhere in the stores. Then I found your website! I am a super satisfied customer!!!