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by GEGIJr, less than a minute ago in Tips and Techniques
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Help: Bottomless Portafilter Spitting All Over Creation

I would hope your $2500 grinder is better than my $570 grinder otherwise you got shafted You are pretty much spot on with the suggestion I use dark roast, grind coarser and pull a larger ratio. That's pretty much what I do. It helps that I don't even like most light roast coffee especially with a
by malling, 44 minutes ago in Grinders
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Momentem: First Dual Burr Two Phase Manual Grinder

Yes it's too large but to fine meshed for this to actually work. I sieved allot and I just don't see this work, sieving anything below 400um is a massive annoyance and take considerable time to be repeatable, I just don't see how it would work and be effective at it. Below 400um don't just dislodge itself
by vze26m98, 49 minutes ago in Grinders
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Weber Key Grinder

Got my ship notice from Weber last night, east coast US. IGG #129, onyx
by objective1, 50 minutes ago in Coffees
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Blue Bottle coffee beans larger volume?

@Alan what you describe sounds like what they told me.. A good shot of that coffee should be heavily viscous to the bottom of the cup.. rich deep chocolate, and have a looonnnggg lingering chocolate finish... i can remember the finish literally an hour after drinking the shot... A very nice
by Agathorn, Today, 4:23 am in Grinders
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Ditting 807 Lab Sweet user experience

I have tried a lot of V60, Chemex and filter brew using a moccamaster and I run into the same issue on them all. The tast up front is really good. But after about 5 seconds of taking a sip there is a shart bitterness coming through. This morning for example I brew a V60 with 36 grams using 7,8
by Ypuh, Today, 4:17 am in Buying Advice
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Decent espresso de1pro or xxl? Which Model for small Cafe?

Send Decent an e-mail?
by malling, Today, 3:58 am in Grinders
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3 Burr Sets, 1 Grinder. Worth It?

It's definitely not night and day, go in and see Hoffmann who proves he in triangular can guess different burrs correctly, most cannot even do so. He speaks very clearly about diminishing returns and about them as relatively small differences in their balance. No burrs is going to make a fruity coffee taste like chocolate and walnuts nor the other
by Amberale, Today, 3:44 am in Lever Espresso Machines
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Lever Espresso Machine Gallery

To (mis)quote Monty Python, "Here comes another one". This turned up and I couldn't leave it alone. {image}
by Iconicred, Today, 3:30 am in Grinders
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Lyn vs Weber

Hi all, I understand the story that Craig Lyn and Doug Weber split a few years ago. I see a hand grinder in both brands that look identical. Are they the same things?
by boren, Today, 3:08 am in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Descaling TEA coated boiler?

I sent an email to Durgol about this and received the following reply (I omitted full names from the quote below, for privacy reasons): Nothing to add. This is an excellent, detailed and authoritative answer. I'm getting their product and not looking back