6.1, Based on 34 Reviews
Burr grinder, glass hopper
Grinder, Flat Burr, Consumer
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KitchenAid's redesign of a 1930s style coffee grinder, suitable for espresso to press pot.
Erik Francey (quality: 5.6)
Bottom Line: Good machine, must be modded to do espresso, no replacement parts???
R Long (quality: 5.5)
Bottom Line: Grinder is easy to use. I don't mind the excess ground coffee on the counter given that the coffee taste is wonderful. What does rpm really have to do with it if there is no static and the taste is great?
Gillian Logan (quality: 5.3)
Bottom Line: I had high hopes; sadly still searching for a good grinder under 400 dollars.
Coffee Girl (quality: 5.0)
Bottom Line: Great Looks, very unsatisfactory performance.
Lin Carol (quality: 4.7)
Bottom Line: "Don't waste your money on this piece of junk."
Wayne Peterson (quality: 4.5)
Bottom Line: Bulletproof, well-built, simple and fun machine (if you'll make Eric's modification for espresso).
Bob Todrick (quality: 4.3)
Bottom Line: A reasonable machine with good quality (KitcheAid usually doesn't make crap) and a fair price.
Attila Horvath (quality: 4.3)
Bottom Line: For the price and intended purpose, KitchenAid's KCG200 Retro Burr grinder is definitely adequate, suitable and easy to use.
Jon Rosenthal (quality: 4.2)
Bottom Line: Maybe the best grinder anywhere (for Drip and French Press) for the money.
Wooly Grrl (quality: 3.9)
Bottom Line: Great machine for someone coming from a whirlyblade, make the mod, make the mod!
Keith McCandlish (quality: 2.5)
Bottom Line: Great idea, good looks but a lack of customer service makes this a risky purchase and it does not grind fine enough for espresso.
Bottom Line: Solid, reliable, looks cool, stores a pound of coffee, grind is right for drip after performing the mod. At five+ years still works well.
Bottom Line: Great ginder!! Solid counstruction and great looks make this the grinder for the long haul!
Bottom Line: High on style, not on substance
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