The Baratza Encore is praised by coffee specialists as the go-to entry level grinder for anyone grinding coffee at home. The Encore provides wonderful grinds for drip & manual coffee brewing methods, as well as more fine grinds for espresso.
Offering 40 various grind settings, from course to fine, the Baratza Encore will accommodate any palate with its precise and duplicatable settings. The Encore provides precision medium to course grind which is perfect for popular brew methods such as pour-over, Chemex, Siphon and Aeropress. The specially designed burrs offer precision grinding with few fines, which result in balanced extraction and a better tasting coffee.
Using trusted Baratza parts, the Encore is built with the quality you’ve come to expect. The high efficiency used on the Encore keeps the beans cool, even during prolonged grinding, while the burr is slowed by a combination of gear and electrical speed reducers to 450 RPM, ensuring a smooth bean reduced noise, static and heat buildup.
In addition to providing a terrific coffee-drinking experience, the Encore makes the process of preparing your coffee a great one as well. The Baratza Encore features a handy, top-mounted pulse button which allows the machine to grind on-demand into the brew basket. Whether you’re trying to find the best grinder for espresso, or something to suite a particular brew method, the Encore has been voted one of the best starter home grinders on the market.
Manufactured in Europe, the Encore’s 40mm conical burrs work perfectly for most styles of coffee. Burr grinders are well known for providing consistent grinds from very fine to very course. Additionally, connical burrs are durable and can stay sharp for many years.
Baratza introduced their second generation Gearbox in 2012 (GB 2.0). In addition to decreasing noise, this introduction brought with it considerably enhanced durability and strength of the drive transmission. Not only did they add a new drive shaft, motor plate and bushings, this change also includes a drive gear made-of 15% glass filled thermo-plastic, which is much more quiet when compared to previous metal equipment and is more shock resistant. Through the Encore’s thorough testing procedure, stainless screws were placed in to the burrs, and in every situation the motor, gears and burrs stopped instantaneously, the (automatically-resettable) thermal cutout was triggered, and the gears were undamaged.
With 40 variations you’re able to easily adjust from fine to course. The grind range is from 250 to 1200 microns.
GRINDS LEFT IN THE GRINDER
To ensure freshness, the Encore’s design minimizes the grounds left inside the grinder.
The Encore is a superb grinder for espresso and manual brewing.
A robust, high-torque motor efficiently drives the burrs. This Motor turns slowly resulting in cool, quiet operation and permits long running duty-cycles. The circuitry has an auto-reset thermal cuttoff switch.
A forward-thinking burr calibration system guarantees each grinder has the full-range of grind. The grinders might be user adjusted, if required.
With distinctive speed control, the Baratza Encore works on the mix of gear and electronic rate decline to control the rotation of the burr to 450 RPM. This slow-speed decreases sound, temperature, and static generation within the grinder. Additionally, it ensures that the beans give flow smoothly into the burrs.
The Encore comes with an easy on-off switch.
Burrs are removable without any hassle, making cleanup super easy.