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The Best Tool You Have Is Your Palate

Whether you’ve just embarked upon your coffee journey – or you’re a seasoned pro – you probably have come to the realization that coffee can be… Complicated. The coffee you drink comes from a plant, and a number of factors affect the way that plant gro…

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Encore Sustainability

Our Journey to 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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Giving Thanks

We want to take a moment to give thanks to some of our shining lights who work tirelessly to help coffee farming women, youth, and communities. While there are many organizations associated with the broader Specialty Coffee industry doing important wor…

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Encore and GB2.0

Encore Upgrade – GB2.0

It’s an open secret that the Encore can hold the advanced cone burr from the Virtuoso+, called the M2 burr. We aren’t afraid to let folks know about this compatibility because there are plenty of folks who want a straightforward machine like the Encore…

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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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Tips and Tricks to Explore Manual Brews with a Sette

We love exploring coffee from different origins and across different methods. Cracking open a fresh bag of beans and trying it on espresso as well as a pour-over is one of the best parts of owning a multipurpose, high-quality coffee grinder. The Sette…

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What to Expect From Your Refurb

It’s here – your refurbished Baratza! 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 return…

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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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20 years on the Grind!

Bellevue, WA (March 28, 2019) Baratza was born in 1999, through the inspiration and drive of Kyra Kennedy and Kyle Anderson, from Kyle’s home in Bellevue, WA. For the past 20 years we have been building affordable and reliable precision burr grinders t…

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