Why is a good coffee grinder essential?

You’d be forgiven for thinking that by making sure you always have high-quality coffee and a state-of-the-art coffee maker, your road to brewing nirvana will be an easy one.   But, what you might not know is why a good coffee grinder is so important. Some argue it’s even more vital you choose the right…

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Are you a grinder convert?

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If not, you might well be after reading this. It’s here, finally, after many months of eager anticipation, production delays, diverted ships, trucks blocked from accessing ports and warehouse backlogs. The one and only Fellow Ode Brew Grinder.  In. The. Flesh. So, what’s all the fuss about with the Ode grinder? Most reasonable grinders manage an OK…

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Flat vs Conical Burr Coffee Grinders: What’s the difference?

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You might have noticed that we never sell blade grinders but that our grinder selection is smartly split between flat and conical burr grinders. While most coffee afficionados know why you shouldn’t use a blade grinder in your coffee routine (really, don’t they’ll give you a horrible brew), the differences between flat and conical burr…

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Everything you need to know about coffee grinders

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It may be that you’ve decided that pre-ground coffee just isn’t cutting it anymore or maybe you’re thinking that you’d really like to up your brewing game. No matter the reason for deciding to buy a coffee grinder, there’s some important information you need to know before you invest. Which is why the Coffee Hit…

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How Much Are Coffee Grinders?

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The cost of coffee grinders can vary widely. The cost is usually determined by the accuracy of the grinding mechanism and the ability to grind both fine and coarse grinds. The type of materials used in a grinder and whether it has features like scales or a touchscreen can also affect the overall price of…

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Where to buy coffee grinders

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You’ve decided that you want to brew coffee at home and create a barista experience right in your kitchen. But where is the best place to buy a coffee grinder? With a huge growth in online shopping, a quick search on your phone will bring up a wealth of coffee grinder options, however, how do…

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