Drosselmeyer Nutcracker - Red

Got a tough nut to crack? Then you need the award-winning Drosselmeyer Nutcracker - a product that really is all it’s “cracked” up to be!

From hazelnuts, walnuts, and Brazil nuts, to tricky almonds, the smart red Drosselmeyer will crack your nuts like a dream.

Simply drop a nut into the Drosselmeyer nutcracker, cover the top with your hand, and squeeze the handle. The cone collects the shell, no more nut shrapnel flying across the room, and you have a perfectly cracked nut without any mess or pinched fingers. 

Designed in Sweden, internationally patented.


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Drosselmeyer is a design company combining the strength of Swedish craftsmanship with groundbreaking functionality. With 20 years of experience, they have become experts in making unique utensils that are crafted to last, acting as a counterbalance to today’s throw-away society. 

The Drosselmeyer journey began in 2000, when inventor Erik von Schoultz began exploring innovative ways to improve everyday products. Since then, Drosselmeyer's focus on high-quality design has taken them from a workshop in Sweden all the way to the MoMA in New York. Drosselmeyer's nutcracker has received awards all over and even won best-in-test for nutcrackers worldwide - it's even featured in the Swedish National Museum's permanent design exhibition.

Dimensions and details

DimensionsH 11.5 x Ø 5 cm
Care AdviceThe Drosselmeyer nutcracker consists of three parts and a spring. Easy to clean if a tiny bit of shell gets trapped.
DesignerErik von Schoultz
OriginDesigned in Sweden.
Top Tip!If a nut seems impossible to crack, simply rotate the nut a few times and squeeze. The shell will sustain multiple cracks and the nut will pop out.