on the benefits of a Zero Retention Grinder
by Alex Choppin, Baratza Support Specialist. I’ve worked in coffee for twelve years, and most of that time was spent behind an espresso machine. I remember thwacking away at doser chamber paddles while The Shins played overhead in a dark, wood room with big comfy couches. I remember swiping excess coffee with a gift card
We’re excited to release our base model of the Sette Series, the Sette 30 AP! It is built with the AP burr, designed for our high end Sette 270/270W grinders, which produces an exceptional espresso grind. It’s an inexpensive grinder at $249 to get started on an espresso journey, suitable for basic and advanced espresso
For the last 4 years, Baratza has been working on the development and launch of the Sette family of grinders. As we have said many times, the design and build of the Sette grinders is based on many revolutionary and innovative technologies, including the grinding mechanism, the convertible device holder, and the Acaia grind by
It’s lovely to go away to other cities, but we have to admit that it’s also great to be on home turf again this year for #CoffeeExpo2017. Especially as it allows more of our growing Baratza team to attend and be immersed in the wonderful madness that is EXPO and the annual pinnacle gathering of our
As the Sette 270W gets into the hands of more coffee enthusiasts, Baratza Support is aware of some users encountering an issue with dose accuracy. This seems to happen primarily when grinding directly into a portafilter and the grinder under doses by VARIABLE amounts (generally >1 gram). The 270W scale is sensitive to vibration and
AP Burr (left) BG Burr (Right) We’re excited to announce the availability of a 2nd burr for the Sette Series! Since we first designed the Sette Series, we’d always had it in our minds to offer multiple burrs and we now have made that happen – one optimized for espresso and the other for brew/filter.
We’ve been getting a lot of questions about what these are and if they’re needed. If you bought a Sette 270W or Sette 270, the card that comes along with these pieces directs you to the documentation page, which allows you to view and/or download any of the product sheets, quick start guides or manuals