Baratza Forte Flat Burr Coffee And Espresso Grinder
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What's in the box
- Forté grinder
- Removable hopper with bean stopper
- Grounds bin
- Portafilter holder (not included with "Forté BG")
- Calibration wrench
- Burr-removal tool
The Forté is available with either steel or ceramic 54mm burrs, offering viable solutions for both brewed coffee and espresso grinding. Cafes that need a small grinder for decaf, single origin espresso, brew bar, or a backup should end their search here. Brewing at home? One of these Fortes is right for you.
Its muscly interior is operated by a touch-screen interface and 260 stepped adjustments, offering accurate and intuitive control of grind setting and, thereby, coffee extraction and flavor. Time- and weight-based programmable dosing allow for quick, repeatable results, so using the Forté in your shop won't slow you down.
This baby behemoth is built to last. The Forte's adjustment switches, portafilter holder, and entire enclosure are metal, so it feels sturdier than any of its predecessors — and it'll last longer, too. It's a true commercial-grade machine that won't disappoint in a café setting.
"Excellent grinder for the $. From past experience I knew that cheaper grinders are a waste. Very easy to use. Scale is accurate. Dialing in the grind was easy."
—Alan S., Verified Buyer
"I should probably be reviewing this in a year or two, but for the month we have had this grinder we have been very pleased. We have a small gourmet coffee bar and this Baratza is the perfect tiny workhorse we needed."
-Kiwigirl, Verified Buyer
"I bought this so I could make my espresso and my wife could also make her drip coffee without having to make a ton of adjustments or special knowledge. It works perfectly."
-CCracker, Verified Buyer
Grind adjustment: stepped, featuring 10 macro and 26 micro; 260 in total
Hopper capacity: 10 ounces (300 grams)
Grounds bin capacity: 8 ounces (250 grams)
Small footprint: 5.1"W x 14.2"H x 7.1"D
Power rating: 110 V AC, 50/60 Hz, 2.3 amp
|Model:||Encore||Virtuoso+||Sette 270||Sette 270Wi||Vario||Vario W||Forte AP||Forte BG|
|Standard Burr:||40 mm Steel M3||40 mm Steel M2||40 mm Steel S1||40 mm Steel S1||54 mm Ceramic||54 mm Ceramic||54 mm Ceramic||54 mm Steel|
|Grind Range:||250–1200 μm||200–1400 μm||230–950 μm||230–950 μm||230–1150 μm||230–1150 μm||230–1150 μm||230–1150 μm|
|Hopper Capacity:||230 g||230 g||285 g||285 g||230 g||285 g||285 g||285 g|
|Grounds Capacity:||145 g||145 g||160 g||160 g||180 g||170 g||170 g||170 g|
|Weight:||7 lbs (3.1 kg)||8 lbs (3.6 kg)||7 lbs (3.2 kg)||7 lbs (3.2 kg)||10.5 lbs (4.8 kg)||9 lbs (4.1 kg)||13 lbs (6 kg)||13 lbs (6 kg)|
|Dimensions W/H/D:||4.7/13.8/6.3 in (12/35/16 cm)||4.7/13.8/6.3 in (12/35/16 cm)||5.1/15.7/9.5 in (13/40/24 cm)||5.1/15.7/9.5 in (13/40/24 cm)||5.1/14.2/7.1 in (13/36/18 cm)||5.1/14.2/7.1 in (13/36/18 cm)||5.1/14.2/7.1 in (13/36/18 cm)||5.1/14.2/7.1 in (13/36/18 cm)|
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