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Grinding

What coffee grind is best for espresso?

almost 2 years ago by Sally N.
2 responses

Espresso is one part art and one part science. Every grinder and espresso machine is a little different. As a general rule, you want a finer grind for expresso since the coffee grounds are only... See full answer
- Ryan F., Chief Coffee Schemer

What coffee grind is best for pour over?

almost 2 years ago by Moti B.
2 responses

The pour over is our brewing method of choice at the Beanery. A Chemex or dripper pour over brewer requires a medium to course grind size. Think sea salt crystals. You want to adjust the... See full answer
- Ryan F., Chief Coffee Schemer

What's the best coffee grinder?

almost 2 years ago by Brendan M.
1 response

The path to better coffee is pretty simple: Make sure your water is clean. Use only freshly roasted beans. Grind just prior to brewing. That said, as your palate evolves, it will place an ever-greater... See full answer
- Matthew B., Chief Coffee Wrangler

What coffee grinder do you recommend?

almost 2 years ago by Brittney W.
1 response

For years, I lusted after a Mahlkonig grinder, but that's really not a great choice for the home. We finally found a used one for the Beanery, and I'm in heaven. At home, I'm in... See full answer
- Matthew B., Chief Coffee Wrangler