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Trying to figure out which espresso grinder is the best fit for your shop? Need a perfect holiday gift for a coffee lover? Our buying guides cover all the bases - product comparisons, budget recommendations, and great gift ideas of all sorts!


Dorm Daze: Back to School 2015

Prima Coffee's Coffee Gear for Back to School 2015

Students, prepare for the new school year with the most essential of school supplies: coffee brewing equipment.

Video: How to Buy the Right Burr Grinder

Tips for Buying the Right Burr Grinder

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.

Our Favorite Gear for the Year: 2017

It’s a little hard to believe it, but we’re mere weeks away from 2017 drawing to a close. It’s been a busy year around these parts, with trade shows in Seattle and Milan, a CoffeeChamps Preliminary right here in Louisville, and of course plenty of new and fun coffee

Learn: What's the Deal With False Burrs?

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 the most exciting (Hello, Baratza Sette!). And that’s mainly because grinder technology is in a bit of a Renaissance right now - we’re seeing better burrs in more places, more attention paid to grind

Holiday Gifts for Your Favorite Coffee Lover

Holiday Gifts for Coffee Lovers

The giving season, as wonderful as it is, can get challenging. You might know your special person is a coffee buff, but sometimes ideas can run dry from there. Don’t worry though! Prima Coffee’s got your back. We’ve put together a little gift guide to make your holiday shopping just that much easier.

The Beginner's Guide to Buying a Burr Grinder

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When it comes to coffee brewing, switching from pre-ground to fresh ground is one of the most striking changes you can make at home. Coffee stales rapidly once ground, and there are few good ways to preserve the