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How To Brew: Coffee Grind Size

Brew Guides

A quick look at the world of grinding coffee.

Whole Beans

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This grind is fine and best for the Aeropress; a device where coffee is steeped and then forced through a filter by pressing the plunger through the tube. It is popular for making single cup filter coffee.

Cold Drip

This grind is coarse-ground. Cold Drip is a process where beans are soaked in water for a prolonged period of time, usually for several hours. The water is normally kept at room temperature or can be chilled.

Espresso (Commercial)

This grind is most suitable for higher-end machines. These machines are usually valued at $1000+

Espresso (Home)

This grind is suitable for most domestic espresso machines.


This grind is suitable for both single cup pour over filters, or bulk brewers and drip machines

French Press

This grind is suitable for French Press.


This grind is suitable for the ‘screw together’ stovetop espresso maker, also known as a mocca pot.