Category: Grind by Weight

Wondering about the Sette name?

It’s Italian for 7. The grinder shape is like a 7. It’s the 7th coffee grinder we’ve designed with unique features (Maestro, Virtuoso, Vario, Preciso, Vario-W, Forte, and Sette). And we pronounce it “Set-ay” (like Café). And there you have it!

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Sette: Part III – Acaia Inside

A first for home espresso grinding – dosing by weight directly into a portafilter! Yes, you read that right! We’ve been working with the renowned smart coffee scale company, Acaia, to design a grinder that gives you the ability to precisely and accurat…

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Choosing the Best Baratza Grinder for YOU

What grinder is best for me? This question has popped up more than a few times in this Support department, I hope that this blog will help inform and educate how to optimize your grinder selection for your caffeination needs.

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Forté-BG on Bar at TED2014

Only 3 days left before TED2014 kicks off! This year Canada is the location and “World Coffee Events (WCE) has partnered with TED, to design and execute a coffee and tea program for TED2014 in Vancouver and TEDActive in Whistler”. The program is focuse…

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Commercial applications: Forte vs the Vario/Vario-W

by Kyle Anderson & Kyra Kennedy, Co-Owners of Baratza December 12, 2013 Our experience with the Vario grinders over the last 3+ years has helped us understand the unique requirements of Baratza grinders in a commercial setting. We have continually…

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Roasters Weigh-In On The Forté!

The Forté AP (All Purpose) and BG (Brew Grinder) new commerical grinders have been shipping out to our customers across North Amercia.   Inventory has been limited, but we’re filling your backorders as fast we can!  In the meantime, we thought you migh…

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Forte Feedback from the Professionals!

June 4, 2013 At SCAA in Boston, there was a satellite cafe at the entrance to the show, organized by Nick Cho and Elise Hogan of Kalita USA. They invited Prima Coffee, Marco, La Marzocco, and Baratza to join them in providing the coffee service. They a…

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SCAA Boston April 2013 – What a Show!

April 30, 2013 by Joyce Klassen Specialty Coffee Association of America held ‘The Event’ this year in Boston. What a show! What an event! We are still reeling from it, two weeks on! Prior to ‘The Event’ was the two day Symposium, which Kyra Kennedy and…

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New Products – Forté Grinder and Removable Hopper

March 25, 2013 OK, so the word is out! We have new, exciting products to share!! We sent an email to our customers last week giving them the heads up about what is going to be released and they seem so delighted that they are spreading the news ahead o…

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Who could use WBG?

Monday, April 25th, 2011 Wow, what a week it’s been! Our new weight-based grinding products, the Esatto and Vario-E were announced last Tuesday (4/19). We knew that this would cause a stir and we were right! The Twitter world has been a chorus of chatt…

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