Category: Baratza Company

Sustainability

Sustainable. We see that word thrown around everywhere – if something is made of bamboo or can be repurposed as a wind chime someday, companies call it a “sustainable” option. If a café switches to compostable straws, that café can call that a “sustain…

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When Should I Replace My Burrs?

Let’s say you own a Baratza grinder. You’ve had it for a few years now and you’ve been enjoying fresh ground coffee on demand. When you boil it all down, a coffee grinder is just a machine that turns burrs. Machines need work overtime, right? A car nee…

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Grind By Weight

It’s important to know how to control the amount of coffee you grind – by volume, time or weight. We cover these three big methods here, but long-story-short the very best of those is to grind coffee by weight. “Grind-by-weight” is the term we use to d…

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Tasting Flavor Notes in Coffee Part 2

After finally getting the taste notes in your last bag of beans, you’re deep down your flavor discovery. You’ve become familiar with the Guatemala you’ve been drinking and you decide to change it up a bit. You pick up a Kenya – citrus sweetness with co…

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Tasting Flavor Notes in Coffee

You’re at your favorite local coffee roaster, looking for a bag of beans to take home. The array of labels can be confusing enough, with names of people and places from across the world. But in smaller print, you notice a peculiar list of words. Nectar…

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World of Coffee Berlin 2019

Baratza at WOC 2019 Berlin!

The Baratza team is excited to head to Berlin next week for World of Coffee 2019! It will run from Thursday June 6 – Saturday June 8 at Messe Berlin.   We will be in Hall 2, booth H30 and sharing our space with our good friends Acaia.  This will be our…

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What to Expect From Your Refurbished Sette

It’s here – your refurbished Sette! Packed up in a sturdy, cardboard box with the Baratza logo is the grinder you ordered just a few days earlier. Our refurbished grinders, in their previous life, are often used for a short period before being returned…

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Expo Brew Bar Redux

To experience the wonder of a coffee convention with no two coffees alike is opening pandora’s box. Three days of abundant diversity – coffee, palates, techniques, and equipment. Thinking you already know what to expect, yet are delightfully surprised….

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SCA Expo 2019 – We have lots going on!

We’re (almost) packed, organized, and totally prepared to be immersed in the wonderful madness that is EXPO and the annual gathering of our Specialty Coffee community. We will be in booth #759, super close to the SCA Membership Lounge, right in the hea…

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