This is a review of the Baratza Forte Coffee Grinder
Baratza are known for making a good range of coffee grinders, from budget to high range and this Baratza Forte is certainly right up there at the top of their grinders. This is a fantastic grinder for someone who doesn’t do things by half but rather wants quality and enjoyment above all else. Of commercial standard, this coffee grinder will work fantastically in a business or in a home.Was £1471, NOW ONLY £799 with FREE Delivery – Click Here
This Baratza Forte is as small as it physically can be while doing its job to perfection. This is great because no one wants a coffee grinder that takes up huge amounts of room. In a small café or the domestic kitchen, space is always a premium and this design is brilliant, everything is useful and there’s no excess space.
Perfect grinding, suited to you
This high-end coffee grinder has a clear and well-designed LED backlit touchscreen. This allows you to manage everything you need to get the perfect grounds for the drink you’re making. The screen allows you do manage your dose by time or weight and is incredibly precise – this means less wastage and money save.
This Forte comes with a 54mm ceramic flat burr grinder and can grind at around 2g per second for fine espresso grounds or 3.5g per second for coarser French Press grounds. With a grind range of 230- 1150 microns, this grinder can get those espresso grounds super fine.
With 10 pre-set grind settings on the macro-lever, you can chose a settings and always come back to it easily. But what if you want a slightly different setting? The micro-lever further allows you to make adjustments, 26 adjustments in fact within each of the 10 macro adjustments. This gives you the ultimate is customised grounds.
Excellent design quality
This Baratza Forte Coffee Grinderis constructed completely out of metal and offers an extremely robust and professional feel. At no point to you get the impression that this is flimsy in any way and it’s clear that it’s seriously built to last and withstand the pressures of high usage.
Accurate to 0.1g, no longer do you need to separately measure, or worse, guess the weight of your ground coffee. This machine will measure the dose with extreme precision and only grind the amount you want.
The Forte is highly capable of producing consistent grounds size, crucial for great tasting coffee. A slider at the bottom of the hopper allows you to close it off and change the hopper if you need one without spilling beans everywhere. A simple but almost unheard of convenience. The hopper also has a 300g capacity.
Baratza Forte – Price
This is really up there at the top of the coffee grinder range but if you’re looking to invest in a grinder than will last you for decades, this is an excellent choice. For a small café, workplace or home, this coffee grinder has the capability of producing the best grounds you will ever have tasted every single time.
It’s completely able to grind for any use, even Turkish coffee is possible with this and if you have great quality beans then you’ll simply never been disappointed. Small and tidy with very intuitive and user-friendly controls, this machine will still be grinding up beans when you’re 80.