Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

Product Code
485
$139.00

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Summary

Now available in white!

The Baratza Encore has established itself as the benchmark for electric burr grinders in the home. Reliable performance, sturdy construction, and consistent grinds are what you can expect, all at a surprisingly affordable price.

Measurements

Weight
10.75 lbs
Length
16 in
Width
10 in
Height
8 in

Details

What’s in the box

  • Main grinder body
  • Bean hopper and lid
  • Grounds bin
  • Wire cleaning brush
  • One rubber gasket
  • Quick Start Guide and Owner's Manual
 
White Baratza Encore with White EKG

An Industry Standard

For years now the Encore has been many coffee pro’s favorite grinder to recommend for the home, and for very good reason. With its hardened steel burrs and wide range of grind settings this grinder is a wonderful companion to any brewing set-up, while its straightforward controls make it user-friendly for people with any amount of experience.

  • 40 mm hardened steel M3 conical burrs
  • 40 grind settings from fine to coarse, 250–1200 μm
  • Simple on/off switch operation and front-mounted pulse button
Baratza Encore with Aeropess

More Than Meets the Eye

Simple operation belies the smart mechanics inside this grinder. The gear speed reducer in the Encore’s 450 RPM DC motor reduces thermal build up, dampens noise, and cuts static build up during grinding, solving those problems before you have them. Pair that with Baratza’s Gearbox 2.0, with its increased strength and durability compared to the first iteration, and you can trust this grinder is built to last.

White Baratza Encore with Kalita Wave

Made For Your Home

A small footprint and plug-and-play design makes this coffee grinder perfect for anyone’s countertop.

Premium Customer Care

Baratza’s one year warranty and high quality customer support means that you can buy with confidence.

"Good grinder. Love how fast it grinds and how consistent they end up. Easy to put together and set up and clean."

- Brennan, Verified Buyer

"I've had one of these for a little over a year and have been pleased with the performance. The grind is very consistent and easily adjusted. I bought two more to give for gifts this past Christmas and the recipients too have been happy with the grinder."

- Ahonae, Verified Buyer

"I love this grinder. It completely transformed our pourover coffee set up and results. Highly recommended. Fair price and quick delivery."

- Rosalie. O, Verified Buyer

Features

40 mm hardened steel M3 conical burrs

40 grind settings spanning any drip coffee method

450 RPM DC motor with gear speed reducer and thermal cutoff

Gearbox 2.0, better performance and durabiity

More Features

One switch/one button operation

Available in black or white

Power Rating: 110V AC 50/60Hz 1 Amp

Safety Listing: UL/CSA/CE/EK

One year warranty

Specifications

Baratza Grinder Comparison

Model: Encore Virtuoso+ Sette 270 Sette 270Wi Vario Vario W Forte AP Forte BG
Standard Burr: 40 mm 40 mm 40 mm 40 mm 54 mm 54 mm 54 mm 54 mm
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
Macro Adjustments: 40 40 30 30 10 10 10 10
Micro Adjustments: n/a n/a 9 9 23 23 26 26
Adjustment Steps: 40 40 270 270 230 230 260 260
Hopper Capacity: 230g 230g 285g 285g 230g 285g 285g 285g
Grounds Capacity: 145g 145g 160g 160g 180g 170g 170g 170g
Weight 7lbs (3.1kg) 8lbs (3.6kg) 7lbs (3.2kg) 7lbs (3.2kg) 10.5lbs (4.8kg) 9lbs (4.1kg) 13lbs (6kg) 13lbs (6kg)
Dimensions W/H/D: 4.7/13.8/6.3in (12/35/16cm) 4.7/13.8/6.3in (12/35/16cm) 5.1/15.7/9.5in (13/40/24cm) 5.1/15.7/9.5in (13/40/24cm) 5.1/14.2/7.1in (13/36/18cm) 5.1/14.2/7.1in (13/36/18cm) 5.1/14.2/7.1in (13/36/18cm) 5.1/14.2/7.1in (13/36/18cm)
Preferred Application: Filter Filter Espresso Espresso Multi-Use Multi-Use Espresso Filter

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4.57297 stars, based on 185 reviews

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5/28/2020 1:43:02 PM

5 / 5 stars

i love the coffee grinder

i love the coffee grinder and scale i ordered from yall! it’s been a wonderful improvement to my coffee routine

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5/26/2020 12:39:35 PM

5 / 5 stars

Worth it!

While I don't have a ton of experience with coffee grinders, I purchased this on the recommendation of wirecutter and my folks, and I have not been disappointed. I primarily make coffee via AeroPress (fine grind) and French press (coarse grind). On both ends of the spectrum, the grounds are consistent and the coffee is the best I've ever been able to make at home. The machine itself is very easy to use and is relatively quiet. I have minimal counter space, so I keep this in the pantry and it is not cumbersome to move around when I need to use it. Would definitely buy this again!

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5/22/2020 1:17:35 PM

5 / 5 stars

Don't know why I waited so long!

This is perfect- great small/slim size, fits under the counter, does a great consistent job with particle size.

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5/20/2020 2:52:14 PM

5 / 5 stars

Perfect

This grinder is perfect. It grinds consistently and is not too loud. I love it!

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5/14/2020 12:23:58 PM

5 / 5 stars

Perfect home grinder

I recently upgraded from a hand grinder and I couldn’t be happier. If you’re grinding more than one cup’s worth of beans at a time, it is well worth your investment. The grinder is fast, quiet, and reasonably clean.

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5/8/2020 6:20:35 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great grinder!

Love my Encore grinder! Very easy to use and very precise & consistent grinds. I love the white color option and how it looks great on my countertop!

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5/4/2020 1:10:43 AM

5 / 5 stars

So far, so good!

I'm a former Counter Culture Coffee-trained barista turned 9-5er and I was craving the quality of coffee I previously had at my finger tips everyday. This machine and brand is recommended by all of my barista/coffee industry acquaintances and it does not disappoint. I was able to clearly taste the flavor notes on a single-origin Ethiopian using a cheap-o coffee maker with a hot plate. I'm still building my at-home brewing kit, and I'm excited for what I can do when my pourover kit arrives. Now let's see how this grinder will stand the test of time!

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4/30/2020 5:47:55 PM

5 / 5 stars

easy grinder

coffee grinder goes burr! gives me caffeine! and coffee juice!

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4/28/2020 5:25:32 PM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent service and product

I purchased a Baratza Encore grinder recently--I can highly recommend this product and I want to thank Prima Coffee for their customer service. The Baratza Encore grinder has very high quality for the price, though some other brands are starting to catch up. This is my first "nice" grinder which I have been eyeing for some time. It matches up to several of the reviews I've seen about it, namely that it has good consistency, is reasonably fast, and isn't too loud. It doesn't have any fancy features but that's not a problem for me. The only part about the grinder that's a little annoying is that some grounds/chaff do seem to get pulled from the grind chute and scattered on the unit when I remove the plastic grind receiver. It's easy to use a damp towel and keep them from piling up. Prima's email customer service was prompt and helpful when I had a question about the shipping date of my order.

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4/21/2020 12:00:56 PM

5 / 5 stars

Great Value Grinder

Love this grinder! I’ve had it about 5 days and it works great. The grind is consistent and produces very few fines. This grinder is simple, but does exactly what it’s supposed to do very well. If you’re struggling with a blade grinder or sub $100 burr grinder, get the Encore. It will make your life a little easier and your coffee a lot better!

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4/18/2020 4:21:43 PM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

Grinds evenly. Quieter and cleaner than others we have had. Keeps coffee grounds more contained when opened.

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4/15/2020 2:28:29 AM

5 / 5 stars

Good Grinder

Good grinder. Love how fast it grinds and how consistent they end up. Easy to put together and set up and clean..

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4/15/2020 3:48:28 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great product and speedy delivery!

Great product and speedy delivery!

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4/15/2020 5:16:34 AM

5 / 5 stars

Works great!

Easy to set up for a newbie who doesn't know much about coffee equipment. I'm really enjoying the grinder! It's much quieter than my blade grinder I had before.

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4/14/2020 4:21:21 AM

5 / 5 stars

Nice Grinder, and Prima is Still Shipping!

My old grinder died in the midst of the Corona virus lockdown. (I know, not truly an emergency in comparison to all that is going on, but hey, I need my coffee!). I first checked Amazon, but they were showing several weeks out for shipping. Prima had the grinder at the same price as Amazon and free shipping. I received the grinder in a few days. Good solid machine. Thanks, Prima!

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4/9/2020 7:12:39 AM

5 / 5 stars

Sheltering in Place with Good Coffee

I love my new Baratza Encore! First it was quarantine because of travel, now it's a general public health order. I may be home in front of Zoom all day but at least I have fabulous coffee. The Encore is easy to use makes the perfect grind and causes me to wonder why on earth I didn't buy one years ago. So happy I treated myself to this. I

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4/5/2020 4:16:28 AM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent

Works very well. No need to spend a fortune on a coffee grinder. To get a good grind for espresso turn it on at setting 12 and then turn it down to setting eight and it comes out great.

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3/27/2020 12:29:59 PM

5 / 5 stars

Wish I would have purchased sooner!

The Encore grinder is excellent. Before it seemed that regardless of the beans I chose, all coffee tasted the same. Now, I can taste the difference between beans and even less expensive coffees taste great!

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3/19/2020 6:08:27 PM

5 / 5 stars

Nice grinder

Replaced an older Bodum conical burr grinder, which gave us years of good service. So far, so good. Consistent finer grind is what we prefer to bring out more intense flavor.

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3/2/2020 3:15:42 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love it!

Best grinder ever!

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2/25/2020 3:51:53 AM

5 / 5 stars

Just a great easy-to-use grinder

It is a very simple to operate, easy-to-use use burr grinder. Once you assemble the few things, the grind size adjustment is so easy, which makes it very convenient to change grind size to suit your taste for coffee strength. I just live this BURR GRINDER.

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1/21/2020 12:25:20 PM

5 / 5 stars

Great Choice

Thanks for the help in picking out a fantastic grinder. Easy to use and works great

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1/6/2020 4:13:27 AM

5 / 5 stars

sic sic sic

It’s awesome.

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12/25/2019 3:03:49 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great grinder

This little machine is amazing! Does exactly what I need it to do

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12/10/2019 12:17:13 PM

5 / 5 stars

Great grinder!

Only had my encore about 2 weeks but couldn’t be happier with it. It does a great job and the static is minimal.

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10/28/2019 2:40:18 PM

5 / 5 stars

Amazing

Been looking to get a better grinder for quite a while now, and after doing some research (and primarily on Prima’s website, which is super convenient and helpful!) it was clear to me that THIS grinder was the way to go for quality and value. So far, it’s been awesome. I’m slightly disappointed with the quality of the actual build of the grinder (the on/off knob is slightly misaligned and seemingly miss-cut, for example), but I didn’t believe it was worth the trouble to exchange it just for something like that that doesn’t seem to impact the actual use of the machine. Buying from Prima was, of course, as smooth as possible. Excellent service!

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10/23/2019 5:04:27 PM

5 / 5 stars

My second Baratza

I have a Baratza Virtuoso for my home and picked up this Encore for my "cabin". It's a great grinder, but I would still recommend the Virtuoso for the faster grinding speed. If I didn't already own the Virtuoso, I would probably never notice.

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10/22/2019 2:53:29 PM

5 / 5 stars

Good For a Newbie With Standards

I think this is the perfect grinder for someone on a budget who is tired of manual grinding yet seeks quality in an electric grinder. I love how easy it was to set up and use. I feel like I am missing a step in my coffee ritual now without the hand grinding! not a bad feeling regardless.

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8/22/2019 1:09:06 PM

5 / 5 stars

So far so good

Really liking it so far

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8/10/2019 11:15:07 PM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent value burr grinder

Compared to three popular brands this is the best ever had. Recommended to me by close friend who is a barista

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7/18/2019 3:19:49 PM

5 / 5 stars

Fast, consistent grinds, a little

Fast, consistent grinds, a little loud

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7/17/2019 6:07:10 PM

5 / 5 stars

Great Coffee Grinder

After using several different types of grinders in the past, owned by friends, and not being impressed with any of them, when i decided to purchase my own grinder, I did a fair amount research first. After researching several sites, it became evident that the Baratza grinder was consistently rated #1 or close to the top of each review. Even though the cost was a bit more than I wanted to spend, I went ahead and purchased the Baratza Encore. After using it for the past couple weeks, i have to admit that the unit is well worth the money and is, by far, the best coffee grinder I have used. i highly recommend it to folks serious about grinding their coffee consistently and efficiently. It has 40 different grind settings for the various types of coffee but i just use setting 17 for my Keurig coffee maker.

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7/13/2019 5:52:57 PM

5 / 5 stars

It is working great and

It is working great and hope to have it continue for many years.

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6/6/2019 7:40:54 PM

5 / 5 stars

Easy to Use

I like how easy to use it is. It's taking some time to create the perfect cup between the water and bean ratio, and grind level. We have changed from a blade grinder and scoop, to a scale and burr grinder. The burr grinder has a small foot print, but is tall. Fits out of the way on the counter and under cabinets. We now get a fresh grind every morning. I hope it lasts a long time and is worth the extra cost. So far so good, but its less than a month since we have been using the grinder.

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2/15/2019 2:25:51 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

Very pleased that I purchased this grinder. Easy to use and I get a nice consistent grind. Thank you Prima for the article on the introduction to grinding coffee. I am thoroughly enjoying my new grinder and coffee maker. I am very surprised with the better taste of my coffee. My next adventure will be the French Press!!

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2/14/2019 2:49:45 AM

5 / 5 stars

Wonderful grinder

Works great so far, no complaints. Very satisfied with my purchase. Still playing around with the grind settings for different types of coffee. Hopefully this lasts me for years to come.

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10/25/2018 6:20:13 PM

5 / 5 stars

Amazing

Great product for a novice coffee lover like myself it is a little loud but grind time is only seconds which is way better than a manual grinder

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10/8/2018 11:33:14 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love it!!!

I had been using a blade grinder before and really like the conical burr grinder much better and it’s easier and I get a better result and lots more grind accuracy!

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10/8/2018 7:48:25 PM

5 / 5 stars

Best Burr grinder for your money

This is my second Encore grinder, first one I gave away to my friend as a gift. I’ve always enjoyed this grinder and feel like if you’re looking for a home electric burr grinder this is definitely worth it!

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10/4/2018 2:08:53 AM

5 / 5 stars

A fine little machine!

A fine little machine!

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9/24/2018 3:15:27 PM

5 / 5 stars

Good For French Press

Bough this to replace Breville Smart Grinder Pro (do not buy the Breville if you French Press) ... This grinder produces a perfect and consistently sized grind for our french press. we are very happy with it. No sediment; just great coffee!

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7/15/2018 2:19:43 PM

5 / 5 stars

Wow!

I wanted better coffee at home, and word on the street was a grinder is of the utmost importance. I was nevertheless skeptical there would be any difference between the Encore and my trusty Hario. Well, the first time I used my new Encore, I made the best cup of French press (shoutout to Spot coffee) I've had in my life; I literally got goosebumps! For the price, Baratza has produced an irreproachable product, and the service from Prima Coffee is nothing short of the ne plus ultra. Bravo!

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7/9/2018 11:42:16 PM

5 / 5 stars

all good here

shipped quickly, quality product, thanks

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4/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Nice grinder

Used espresso machine and grinder for years. Had stroke paralyzing my entire left side. Ordered new grinder to use right handed. Works great. Still have great coffee every morning (sometimes afternoons, too)

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3/21/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Coffee Grinder

This is my first burr grinder and I am very happy with it!

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3/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

I don't know nuthin' 'bout no coffee

I'm an amateur, as far as home coffee brewing goes. I read some articles, spoke with my local barista (non-starbucks,) read a few reviews of the bean grinder. It works well enough to provide a nice, fresh tasting pot of coffee for someone whom isn't going down the rabbit hole of obsessive coffee brewing. Peace.

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3/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Its much quieter than my

Its much quieter than my old burr grinder

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3/12/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Real nice

I had been using the hario skerton for a few years before this, making 50 grams of grounds at a time some days. It was awful. Now it takes two seconds and it's no work and I'm so happy. Prima shipped quickly and the grinder arrived safely. If you're debating between this and the Virtuoso, this is definitely enough for home use.

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2/2/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Completes our Kitchen

Several months ago, we purchased a Bonavita coffeemaker and it noticeably improved our coffee. We ground beans in our blender. For Christmas, l got my wife Barattza coffee grinder. She was visiting relatives overseas and only recently opened it up. She commented that the coffee is much less bitter and loves the machine. I drink it cold and agree with her. Only negative is that the ground bin isn't clear, so you have to guess if you have ground enough beans.

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1/29/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

My brother in law suggested this grinder and since I started roasting my coffee beans this makes the best coffee. They drink Starbucks at work I drink my brew. No contest

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1/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Works Great

Grinds well and reliably.

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1/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great grinder

This grinder is great for grinding beans for my French press. Quick service from Prima and a much better grinder then my old one. Thank you

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1/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

My third Baratza

Simply the best home grinders out there. Easy to use and maintain. Very consistent results. My vario-w has been going strong for 6 years. I like to buy the encore as a gift for family. Everyone loves it.

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1/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Entry Level Grinder

Purchasing this grinder marked my transition into coffee greatness. Packaging was neat and compact and shipping status was easily tracked online. I definitely enjoy the covenience of not having to hand grind my beans and I look forward to utilizing this machine to its fillest potential. i recommend this product to those who have had the experience of hand grinding their own beans for multiple coffee brewing methods. Convenience is an aspect that cannot be replaced.

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1/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

New Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

I purchased a new grinder from Amazon which was clearly a re-packaged grinder. It never worked correctly but i put up with it for a year. I decided discard that grinder and to purchase the same model from Prima . Wow i actually received a NEW grinder. Now i know how this grinder is supposed to sound and it actually grinds the coffee in a uniform way! My advice from this experience is to stay away from the large "everything" online stores and to get my coffee equipment from a coffee company like Prima!

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12/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Awesome!

Awesome!

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12/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Bard Coffee Wholesale

Our customers and employees are loving all of the brewing equipment they can purchase in our shop! Thanks for everything!

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12/4/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

We love this grinder! It's always our go-to recommendation for our customers.

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11/30/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Grinder

We have enjoyed the Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder it makes quick work of the coffee beans. It is easy to use and clean. Love the choice of grinds. We are happy with our choice of Grinder and look forward to many days of use. Happy Grinding.

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11/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

A Grinder that works!

After going through 3 burr grinders in the $35-$50 price range that all failed miserably-mostly because the grinder settings did not work, I decided to upgrade to the Baratza. Well worth the price-quality workmanship, reliable grinder settings and easy to clean. A winner and reinforces the old saying "You get what you pay for"!

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11/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent entry level burr grinder

Sleek, easy to use, and very consistent

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11/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

A Quality Grinder

This guy is the best starting grinder for any craft coffee lover. No questions asked. We intentionally suggest and sell this grinder to our clients. Reasonable price and high quality.

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11/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

I really like my Encore

I really like my Encore Conical coffee grinder. It works great

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11/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

great grinder

great grinder

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11/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

I have been using a Mr Coffee bean grinder for eight years. Yes, it ground beans.. rather CHOPPED beans, but I thought for $29 it did ‰ÛÏokay‰Û�. Wow, was I wrong! My Encore burr grinder is head over heels!!! And now I can grind 1 dose at a time. Way fresher AND much better flavor. Thank you Baratza. A wonderful quality entry grinder!!!

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10/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Conical burr grinder.

I bought this for my husband for his birthday. He is extremely pleased. The coffee made with freshly ground beans is exquisite.

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9/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Easy to use burr grinder

This is my first burr grinder and I'm very happy with how easy this one is to adjust and use. If you're new to burr grinders, pay attention to the size specs-- It was larger than I was expecting. Happy with it!

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8/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Works fine.

Nice to have a smooth grind again.

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8/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore grinder

This grinder is worth its money. I installed upper burr holder wrong first. So the grind was too fine relative to official baratza recommendations. After watching this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGbdweJj40I though, I reassembled everything and now the grinder works just great: 20 for pour over, 30 for french press and 5 for espresso. One important remark is that if you do not drink coffee often and/or you prefer french press or smth which is coarse grind, then you probably do not need to waste your money. You can get coarse grind really of the same or even better consistency fast on a manual burr grinder. On the other hand, if you need to grind for espresso and/or you grind many times per day, this grinder is a good investment which will save you a lot of time.

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7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

Great coffee grinder so much better than a blade grinder, the flavor is fantastic.

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7/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

You'll like it

Easy to operate. Effective time after time.

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7/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Grinder

I have had this Baratza Encore for a week and love it. I was using a Mr. Coffee blade grinder and while it was better the store ground coffee it still wasn't great. When I started using the Encore I could reduce the amount of coffee used and still have an excellent cup of coffee. It is amazing the difference in the flavor of the coffee with this simple change. The only problem I have with this grinder is it's lack off a timer, but this was not a deal breaker. I can see many years of use for this Encore grinder.

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7/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great product

My first burr grinder and it delivered...I don't have much experience on other grinders to compare against but drinking fresh ground coffee makes a huge difference compared to the pre ground store packages. It's a bit loud but again I don't know how the other burr grinders compare. Grounds are fluffy, do not stick to the collection box. Simple to take apart for cleaning and comes with a small handy conical nylon brush..I clean every weekend..use it every morning. I only grind 6 tablespoons..and our tput seems very consistent

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7/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Exemplary Performance

The features of this coffee grinder all perform adequately. While I wish this had a timer function, I think not having it helps to preserve the motor by avoiding loaded startups. Very user friendly and moderately noisy. Overall totally worth it.

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6/30/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

Loving the performance, especially at this price! Great consistency, especially for manual brew (v60, aeropress, etc.). Unless you're going to step up to a cafe quality commercial grinder, this is an exceptional value for the consistency produced.

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6/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Should have done it sooner.

After decades of using a basic blade device I finally switched. The coffee is now consistent and I'm finally able to "titrate" the formula to taste. Resolved the mystery of why the same bag of beans brewed differently each day.

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6/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Consistent Grind

I have tried other grinders and none of those gave consistent even grinds. The Baratza Encore performs great and finished grounds are consistent. Simple to use!

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6/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

amazing service on gift delivery

We bought this grinder for some friends for their wedding. In the online order form we included a personal note to be added with the grinder. Unlike most comanies who just print out a junky looking message, Prima hand wrote the note - complete with improvised drawings and decorations - on the box and made it a super personal experience. Our friends loved it, and we were stoked that our online order became something more personal. Thank you Prima!

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5/18/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Wearing ear protectors, I feel

Wearing ear protectors, I feel more than hear the Encore as it crunches away. Lovely sensation! Very satisfying addition to the Aero or French Pressing aspects of my coffee-making ritual. Highly recommended.

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5/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Wasn't able to open it

Wasn't able to open it up til Mother's Day but she loves it

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4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Fantastic

Great grinder with prompt and excellent service.

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4/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

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AMAZINGGG

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4/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

It works well. I'm very

It works well. I'm very pleased.

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3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Big step up!

Moved up from a blade style grinder and made a big leap forward in the quality of my brew! Very good quality, workmanship and excellent service from Prima.

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3/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Finally better coffee at home!

I‰Ûªve been waiting far too long to purchase a burr grinder. After years of suffering with the blade grinder or going out to purchase a cup of coffee, I can now drink much tastier coffee using my own beans. Fresh ground, even and small in size. I‰Ûªm loving it!

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3/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Grinder Ever

Hubby loves his grinder.

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2/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great deal at Prima-Coffee

Best quality, Best price and great service here! Thank you

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1/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Good entry level grinder for

Good entry level grinder for home brew

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1/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love it!

My husband said, "It's changed my life!" ;) If you are a coffee purist, you need the Burr grinder to get the perfect pour over.

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1/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

I received my Baratza Encore grinder for Christmas 2016. It is quieter than my old Braun burr grinder. In addition, the coffee grind is very uniform, with no dust present. I noticed an immediate improvement in taste, with no other change than the grinder. I would recommend this grinder without any reservations. Daryle

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12/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Quick and free shipping!

So excited to receive my grinder quickly - its a gift for my Husband's birthday, so we haven't opened it yet, but can't wait to do so. Really glad it arrived in time, and shipped for free!

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12/27/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Best Burr Grinder Ever

I just got my Baratza grinder for Christmas and it has already changed my morning cup of coffee for the better. Previously, I was using a hand-crank grinder. Despite the fact that my forearms got a vigorous workout every morning, having the automatic burr grinder at my beck and call has been life changing. Just set it to 21, hit the switch, and your chemex cup will taste amazing!

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12/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

easy setup, dial in your desired grind, could not be easier; having barista quality and a consistent grind for your artisan pour over is fantastic, I could not be more than delighted with my purchase bro prima-coffee

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12/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

Excellent "entry level" grinder. I read the reviews, and I am not disappointed. It was a big upgrade from my Hario Mini, in term of ease of use and consistency.

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12/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Grinder

I am very much enjoying this grinder. My french press coffee is better than ever! I had to fiddle with the rubber feet a bit to keep it from wobbling on the counter, but everything else about the set-up and operation has been a breeze. Love it!

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11/16/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love my grinder!

Local premium coffee roaster suggested I get a burr grinder. I loved the education that Prima has on their website so I read up on the topic and purchased the Baratza Encore. So far I LOVE it. It has made a huge difference in the quality of my cup of coffee.

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11/16/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Shipping

Shipping was extremely expedient. Ordered on a Wednesday morning, shipped that afternoon, and received it on Friday. Thank you!

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11/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Waited Too Long

This is a serious piece of equipment. Solidly built and delivers a consistent grind.

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10/4/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

best coffee grinder

this coffee grinder is the best I ever owned. No more coffee dust on the counter. Quick & not too noisy. Easy to use. Even fine for expresso.

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9/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

GREAT product - life changing

I love this grinder. It completely transformed our pourover coffee set up and results. Highly recommended. Fair price and quick delivery.

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6/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Service and Great Coffee Grinder

I bought a burr grinder for my husband for his birthday and he loves it! Great customer service and very impressive timing on shipping. I would order from Prima Coffee again!

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6/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

We love it!

I bought this for my husband as a Christmas gift. He's sort of a coffee "snob", hah. We've used it every day and it still works great almost 2 years later.

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6/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Better Tasting

I originally purchased this coffee grinder because I had 2 huge bags of coffee beans that was not grinded and this grinder came highly recommended. It turns out that it not only works well but it brings a better deep taste to the coffee. I love it!!!

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5/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

So good.

Not exactly sure why I waited so long to buy this. It's perfect for what I do at home - manual brewing. Slightly louder than I expected, but not obnoxiously so. It's the best bang for you buck.

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5/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Works great!!

My wife bought this for me about a month ago, and it's been just great. I grind enough for one or two days at once, and where once I used to manually grind for 10-15 minutes, now this zips through the load in a few seconds. The output is very homogeneous, brews much better than the manual grind I used to do. Thanks honey ;-)

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4/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

great product

Just what I was looking for. Great tout by the customer service rep I spoke to.

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3/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent Purchase

This was gift for my husband's birthday from his children and we will all end up enjoying it. Coffee is smoother tasting and elevates it to the high end coffee shops brew

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3/21/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

perfect starter grinder

I use this grinder for press, pour over and drip. It great for all of these.

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3/12/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

has a very uniform grind, am pleased with it.

Gave me a very uniform grind and mess free. I grind once week and it cleans up very easily after each use.

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1/16/2016 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Just as expected

Fast shipping, great product! Not much more to say. Does a great job grinding those beans

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12/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Looks great, is relatively quiet , and easy to use.

I gave this as a gift to my daughter, and she knows her coffee! She is completely satisfied with how it works and the great taste and rich aroma of her coffee.

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11/27/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Simple and reliable

I enjoy doing pour overs at home and this little guy is perfect for what I need. At a reasonable price point, I get a consistent grind and more than enough grind settings. Worth every penny.

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11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Product!

Great product. Bought this with a bundle and am very happy with it.

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11/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Perfect for me

Compared to my previous grinder the Baratza is perfection. Quiet, simple to use, and a very good grind. I use a Chemex and a French Press so my grinds are a bit coarser than the Espresso grinds that some previous reviews indicated the Baratza had problems with. I'd buy another in a heart beat!

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10/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Simply and Effective

For a coffee enthusiast this is a great coffee grinder. It's not complicated work, small enough to fit in most areas, and is fairly consistent on the grind size. It's not the best for perfect expresso grinds but it does great at producing a large range of course to decent fine grinds! It's also very simple to clean! Couldn't be happier for the money!

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10/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Simple, powerful, precise

I know it's a little odd to say so, but I love this thing. I was upgrading from a kind of faux burr (a $50 Cuisinart "burr" grinder that did a decent job but was noisy, not terribly precise, and made a mess), and I decided to go for this one, with all its great reviews. Couldn't be happier. It's powerful and precise and not terribly noisy, and knowing that every single part is replaceable and that Barratza has such great customer service gives me a lot of confidence that I'll have this one for a long time to come.

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7/29/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Delicious Coffee!

I've been using a cheap blade grinder with a coffee press for about a year now. It worked fine, but I wanted to upgrade since I have coffee consistently. I have to say I haven't noticed a huge difference in the taste (but I'm no connoisseur). I have noticed the very consistent grind this grinder gives. The coffee grounds are quite similar in size. It's easy to use and adjust once you assemble it (also not difficult). The grounds can get stuck in the machine so you have to tap the sides to get all of it into the receiver - no big deal. Perfect for daily grinding needs as well as large amouints.

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4/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love my first Burr!

I love my Baratza Encore. It lives up to it's reputation yet it's better than I expected because I taste a difference in my coffee-delicious! It's compact, quiet and quick. I look forward to making coffee just to use my Burr...never going back to grinders. I did a lot of research before purchasing but what cinched it for me was the Prima video staring Chris (couldn't catch his last name). He is straightforward and unpretentious. The video is well made and was fun to watch. I got a true sence of the product. Well done in the production department.

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4/15/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Best buy for home grinder

This is a phenomenal burr grinder. It is a best buy for home grinders.

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4/7/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Conical Coffee Grinder

It may be at the lower end of the Baratza line, but it meets my needs exactly. I don't do a lot of different grinds or use multiple brands of coffees. I have the coffee I like and after a few tries of different grinds, I settled on 18 as the perfect grind for me. I use it everyday. If anything changes I will edit this review later after using it for a longer period of time.

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3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Love it!

I purchased this grinder as a gift for my husband a month ago. I am so glad I spend the extra money on this grinder. Our coffee tastes so much better. Previously, we had a cheap grinder. I love the multiple settings. Grinds wonderfully for our french press and our espresso machine. I can't believe it took us so long to purchase a nicer grinder.

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12/29/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Great Intro into Grinding!

I got this as a Christmas gift! To upgrade from my Mr. Coffee $40 grinder. Been using it with a beehouse and Chemex and its consistent and quality!

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12/26/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Efficient and Simple Coffee Grinder

I bought this grinder as a part of a package and I'm very pleased with it's performance. Very simple to use and maintenance is so far easy. Adjusted to a finer grind (From Chemex to the Hario v60 pour over) and the the coffee has just been amazing. Thanks, Prima, for the easy buy and quick shipping.

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10/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Exceeded my expections

I just weighed my beans, set the grind at 21 and turned it on. Worked great. I've only had the machine a few days; I practiced removing the top burr before I used it the first time so I don't anticipate any problems with cleaning. My very first pourover with the Chemex was a success. All I've ever had before is blade grinders. What a difference!

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7/17/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Encore Baratza coffee grinder

This is my 3rd Baratza conical burr grinder since 1990. This one is 10/10 EXCEPT - the 85db noise level..... They solved the static charge problem on the hopper, good for them. I was using a temporary grinder brand that begins with a "C" and it had a noise level of 95db. Sounded like an F-16 on the runway! I have four engineering degrees so I am an uber geek in these areas. I just spent over a thousand dollars to put sound proofing in my Covette. Reducing sound is the direction kitchen appliances go these days. Our new dishwasher is below 45db. I almost can't hear it. I almost want to take it apart to put some sound reducing in it. If the sound is coming from the new gear-set design, then look at a different gear angle cut.

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7/17/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Made the move...

Moved up to the Encore after years using a blade grinder. Can you taste the difference in the coffee between a blade v burr...absolutely. After researching entry-level burr grinders (including Capresso & Bodum) til blue in the face, pulled the trigger on the Baratza Encore. Decision was made on the following (1) Prima Coffee customer service-excellent, (2) Baratza customer service-excellent, and (3) full replacement for 1-yr with pretty much all parts replaceable through Baratza after that. Surprised at the good weight of the unit. Will be used for drip & periodically french press. Can't speak to quality of grind for expresso or durability since just recently purchased. All's good at present.

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7/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Just what we needed.

This is a great piece of equipment. My baristas love it. Our pour-overs have never been better, even with the insane weather, because we can fine tune our grind. Everyone loves it!

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6/30/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Fantastic for everything but espresso!

I've been using a Porlex hand grinder. One obvious upgrade is that it's way more convenient to drop beans in the hopper and flip a switch rather than crank the grinder by hand for two minutes. The grind consistency is WAY better than the hand grinder, making the cups I make through Aeropress, French Press, and Hario V60 a lot better. It's not a perfect grind consistency, and if you have the funds for a Virtuoso, maybe go for it. But this is definitely a wonderful grinder.

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4/7/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

First coffee grinder

Happy with my first coffee grinder. Read the previous reviews to help me decide. I grind for both expresso and french press. The machine does well on both. Love waking up and grinding my own fresh coffee beans.

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3/14/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Good performer.

I've had one of these for a little over a year and have been pleased with the performance. The grind is very consistent and easily adjusted. I bought two more to give for gifts this past Christmas and the recipients too have been happy with the grinder.

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2/14/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Very Nice

Very nice burr grinder at a nice price. This was recommended to me by my son whose coffee is outstanding. It's easy to take care of and does an excellent job of grinding coffee beans, You can choose from a multitude of settings. This is pretty much a no-brainer. If you enjoy a great cup of coffee, do yourself a favor and grind only what you're going to use right now. This machine will make it easy for you.

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2/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

This one!

If you're comparing burr grinders you can't go wrong with this one. It's solid, well built, and simple- less to break vs more expensive (complicated) models. Buy it, it will serve you well. Oh and prima has the best deal with free shipping (very fast too), and it's actually in stock.

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2/7/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Excellent value

Bought to replace a refurbished Baratza Starbucks model that died suddenly. Mostly use for French press and Chemex, but the grind is fine enough for a good cortado. Very quiet.

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2/2/2014 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

A great price for an wonderful grinder

I was skeptical of this grinder when I purchased it as compared to the much pricier options. I am incredibly happy with the product. The grind is consistent and the grinder is relatively quieter. I haven't used it for espresso but the grind has been great for my french press. My beans are happy .... wait, that sounded weird.

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12/21/2013 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Burr Grinder at last

I bought this grinder about a month ago and have been totally satisfied to this point . The complaints of static that I've heard about our almost nonexistent.

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7/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

5 / 5 stars

Best Grinder for Price

This is the first electric non-blade grinder I've purchased (I've also used the Hario Skerton & Mini Mill in the past). I use it primarily for my Mypressi Twist and Clever. I'm no espresso calibrating genius, but I've found it to easily grind for the Mypressi. In fact, I have to have it a few notches up from the finest grind or it will choke it out. So far I've been using it for around 7 months and there are no signs of slowing down. The Encore is almost entirely plastic, but if you don't toss it around, I don't see why it wouldn't last for a long time. It appears to be well built. When compared to the price, I think this is about the most cost-effective and versatile grinder you can get. If you have the budget or have a real pro machine it's worth it to spend the extra, but this has proven to be an excellent starter grinder for me.

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5/11/2020 11:32:11 AM

4 / 5 stars

Very fine.

The grinder is quite nice, simple to assemble & use. We like it very much. It grinds a bit finer than we like -- we like a very coarse grind for French Press, and even going to the highest number, it's a little too fine. Close, but not quite.

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11/20/2019 1:34:21 PM

4 / 5 stars

The Baratza Encore has its pros and cons; we like the “pros” enough to buy a second one

What we like: It is very easy to adjust the grind. Baratza has somehow chosen materials that produce less static than other grinders I’ve tried, so this grinder does not scatter as much “coffee dust” on the counter as others I’ve tried. Relatively small footprint on the counter. What we don’t like so much: This grinder is noisier and a bit more shrill than the previous Baratza Encore grinder we had. Did I mention previous? Yes, the previous one’s motor burned out after a bit less than two years of use; it’s pretty expensive for that to happen! (But, yes, we chose to buy a second one of the same.) The grinder is a bit tall and imposing, appearing large & bulky on the countertop.

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9/25/2019 12:33:55 AM

4 / 5 stars

A PRIMA COFFEE EQUIPMENT FAN

Love the structural design of the grinder. Easy to use and clean. Ground coffee more consistent than my previous brand coffee grinder. The only surprise is the loud grinding sound from the Encore, hence, 4 stars. My Pour-over coffee drinks are much tastier than previously. I would still recommend this to coffee lovers at this price.

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8/26/2019 1:17:04 AM

4 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore

Grinder works great, very consistent grind when I’ve used at 16-20. 18 seems to work the best for drop maker. Only complaint would be it is a little noisy.

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7/1/2019 1:37:46 PM

4 / 5 stars

Better than my old Cuisinart

Much more consistent grounds. If you fill the top and let it run, the ground bin ins't big enough to hold it all. Also, I'm sure there is a way to deal with this but the static from running makes small flakes stick all over the unit and counter.

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6/21/2019 4:34:33 PM

4 / 5 stars

Baratza Encore Burr Grinder.

I purchased Baratza Encore to replace my 15 year old Solis Maestro Burr Grinder, which is still in pretty good shape. But I felt that the burrs should be replaced and the on-off switch was acting up. Rather than replacing the burrs and switch, I opted to get a new grinder. I didn't give the Baratza grinder 5 stars since I've only used it for less than a month, but I feel that it's going to go the distance and be worthy of 5 stars. The Baratza is a little heavier than the Solis, and a little quieter. I use the recommended settings for a drip coffee maker and the grinds are uniform. At this point I'm very happy with my Baratza Encore Burr Grinder and feel it will give me several years good service.

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6/3/2019 1:21:24 PM

4 / 5 stars

Great home grinder. Slow for

Great home grinder. Slow for a commercial grinder but fast to average for a home burr grinder. Great consistency for a home setup. Using mine for a small farmers market booth. Should be great!

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5/27/2019 9:11:34 PM

4 / 5 stars

Makes a Better Brew

This is my first burr grinder. Previously was using pre-ground coffee. There’s no rocket science to the truth: a fresh grind makes for a better cup! I’ve used chopping grinders in the past, but this is hands-down a superior drinking experience. Pros: I like the machine’s relatively small footprint, as compared to others in its class. I also like that it’s relatively quiet — or should I say, not terribly loud. The number of adjustment settings feels like overkill, but happy for the added control — though to date, I’ve only used it to make coffee with my Aeropress (read: have only used one setting). Cons: I wish that the adjustments settings were plain-language, like “coarse,” “fine,” “drip,” “French press,” etc. True, when you’re only brewing by one or two methods, it’s not terribly hard to remember the settings, but still, it would be nice to better articulate to another person what the settings should be for whatever brew method they’re using. I also wish that the grounds collection bin was not so dark; it’s hard to see how much has been ground through the smoky-colored plastic. I’ve therefore grown accustomed to counting how many seconds I’ve ground the coffee to measure it by time rather than by eye or any scale. But the cons are just minor annoyances with the pros far outweighing them. I highly recommend this machine.

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9/20/2018 1:48:08 PM

4 / 5 stars

Great

Great

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Verified Buyer

5/24/2018 12:00:00 AM

4 / 5 stars

Better than a blade grinder

I'm new to the burr grinder experience, and this is my first one. I'm happy with it, although it is a bit noisy. Very simple to use, packaged well and shipped timely. The only reason I give it a four instead of five-star rating is because I nothing to compare it to other than the blade grinder, and it's definitely better than that. If I buy another, it will be a burr grinder and, most likely, another Baratza. I'll have to when my daughter graduates college and leaves home because I know she'll take this one with her.

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2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

4 / 5 stars

Burr Grinders the Only way to Grind Coffee Beans

I've been using burr grinders for 20+ years to get the freshest brew from my favorite whole beans. My Starbucks Barista finally gave up and immediately went on a search and found the Baratza Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder. Based on the positive reviews it was my purchase of choice. Good performance at a reasonable price. I wasn't disappointed. Why only four stars? It's quite a bit noisier than my Barista and I miss the timer control. Unlike other reviewers suggesting messy ground beans at the bottom of the unit, I'm not experiencing that at all. On a final note, there was a mix up on shipping but after a call to Prima customer service, they took care of it with overnight shipping for no additional cost. Kudos to Prima. Yes, I recommend this one.

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Verified Buyer

2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM

4 / 5 stars

good boy

it worthpr this prie

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12/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

4 / 5 stars

Pretty good!

This grinder is pretty good! There are a couple of things I would change. It would be nice if it had a timer function on it and the grinder has some issues with grinding fine. Over all very consistent grinds!

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12/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

4 / 5 stars

Still the gold standard for it‰Ûªs price point.

I have been using this grinder in various capacities over the last 5 or so years, and throughout that time, it still it comes out on top as the king of affordable electric grinders that I have used. Dead simple to use, consistent grind, just an incredible value for your dollar. Having said that, I do have some small complaints that accumulate to a dropped star. The finish of the machine, while very tidy, feels very cheap in places, most notably at the hopper mount that serves dual-purpose as the grind adjustment dial. While in use, the hopper visibly wiggles around a bit, and when making adjustments, there‰Ûªs a small but noticeable amount of slop between clicks. The machine is also noisy enough that I‰Ûªd consider going back to my hand grinder if others are still asleep when I‰Ûªm making my morning brew. Again though, neither of these faults are detrimental or even unexpected given the price. Overall an incredible little machine for drip/immersion coffee at a price that‰Ûªs a no brainer to me.

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