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Unboxing & Using Your Baratza

Unboxing & Using Your Baratza

Jan 7th 2020 Written by mike.greene
Getting started with your Baratza grinder. Includes, unboxing, set-up, and operation of Virtuoso, Encore, Sette, Forte, and Vario grinders.Getting new gear is always exciting, but a new grinder can be an absolute gamechanger. Few things, if anything …
Learn: What's the Deal With False Burrs?

Learn: What's the Deal With False Burrs?

Dec 15th 2016 Written by steve.rhinehart
If you’ve perused our blog before or spent any time scrolling through our social media feeds, you can probably tell: we’re huge grinder nerds here at Prima. It’s true, of all the equipment we test out and use in our day to day, grinders are probably …
Is It Always Better to Grind Fresh?

Is It Always Better to Grind Fresh?

Oct 26th 2016 Written by ryan.felbinger
When you come across rules like these, do you ever find yourself asking, "Says who?" From water temperature ("off boil") to tamping pressure (30 pounds), these fuzzy standards are everywhere, yet widely accepted. The world of specialty cof …
Video: How to Buy the Right Burr Grinder

Video: How to Buy the Right Burr Grinder

Feb 10th 2016 Written by steve.rhinehart
Buying a new burr grinder can seem like an intimidating task, but it shouldn't be! Follow our three tips to simplify your choices and help you pick the right grinder for your needs.   The Short Version: Three Tips for Buying a B …
How to Clean Your Burr Grinder

How to Clean Your Burr Grinder

Nov 10th 2014 Written by steve.rhinehart
A burr grinder is one of the essential tools in your coffee brewing arsenal and sets the stage for the quality of your daily cup. As we've detailed before, a good burr grinder is one of the best investments you can make toward coffee brewing perfecti …
Stepping Up Your Grinder Game

Stepping Up Your Grinder Game

Sep 22nd 2014 Written by steve.rhinehart
Now that we've covered the basics of buying a burr grinder, what comes next? Whether you are looking to upgrade from your current grinder, or you'd rather jump a few rungs up the ladder for your first grinder, your options are myriad. Now that we've …
Burr Grinder Basics

Burr Grinder Basics

Sep 22nd 2014 Written by steve.rhinehart
So you want to buy a coffee grinder -- why not just grab any old thing on the shelf at the big box store? In this guide, we cover why grinding fresh is important for your coffee's flavor, what makes burr grinders more desirable, and how to select the …