[Homeroast] Best brewing methods for addressing high LDLcholesterol > Grinder Fines
hankperkins at gmail.com
Fri Nov 19 19:07:10 CST 2010
FWIW I have had several grinders. When I was drinking mostly drip I used a Rocky Rancillio and was very happy with it. As a dark side espresso guy now we use a Mazzer mini electronic which is $1000 grinder. It is doserless and For home usage it is phenomenal. I have not used it for drip but make no mistake once you dialed it in you could set the ground size to what ever you wanted. Lastly I have had multiple coffee roasters makers and espresso machines. The grinders are always have made the ultimate improvement in my coffee drink regardless of brewing methods.
Sent from my iPhone
On Nov 19, 2010, at 9:27 AM, "Michael Wade" <mlwade at pacbell.net> wrote:
> Chris, what grinder are you using now that produces less fines? Anybody else? Seems like this topic always gets dominated by the "Dark Side" espresso guys. I'm interested in a good, no, make that excellent grinder for brewing.
> I changed my brewing to the shortest cycle I know of, the Aeropress, to compensate for the overextraction of fines in other, longer cycle brew methods, but I'd like to get a better grinder FOR BREW, and try other methods again.
> Michael Wade
> Milpitas, CA
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Yakster" <yakster at gmail.com>
> To: "A list to discuss home coffee roasting. There are rules for this list,available at http://www.sweetmarias.com/maillistinfo.html" <homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 17, 2010 4:14 PM
> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] Best brewing methods for addressing high LDLcholesterol
>> Looks like there's a whole French Press and Cholesterol thread on CG. The
>> message I remember reading from Alan is here:
>> I use mostly paper filters not because of worries about cafestol and kahweol
>> but because my previous grinder was so bad with fines that French Press was
>> not an option. I also drink espresso, which does not filter out these
>> lipids. I have heard of some folks filtering their espresso shots through
>> paper, but I'm afraid I'm going to wait for doctor's orders before
>> considering this.
> Email scanned by PC Tools - No viruses or spyware found.
> (Email Guard: 220.127.116.11, Virus/Spyware Database: 6.16340)
> Homeroast mailing list
> Homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) : http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
More information about the Homeroast