8.4, Based on 71 Reviews
Semi Commercial Flat Burr Grinder with Doser
Metal / Black, White / Black, Red / Black
Grinder, Burr, Prosumer
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A prosumer level espresso grinder that has been on the market since 1991. Grinder has seen changes cosmetically since introduction, now featuring steel side panels. Features professional burrs and motor inside. At $380 (Feb '09) the price is on the high side.
Mark Harris (quality: 5.5)
Bottom Line: The Rocky costs more than many are willing to pay. But like so many things in the marketplace, you get what you pay for: Reliability and Quality.
Alan Wolkower (quality: 3.7)
Bottom Line: essential to make any real pump expresso machine give good results
Michael Owen (quality: 1.0)
Bottom Line: A grinder with plenty of power and grind settings.
Joseph Levitt (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Put your "Jolly" up for sale on ebay and get yourself a fantastic, commercial-quality grinder.
Peter Farrell (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Regardless of the price if you are looking for a solid and professional grinder under $300.00 this grinder is worth serious consideration.
Bob Logan (quality: 7.5)
Bottom Line: Great grinder although not 100% without it's faults.
Ward Strong (quality: 7.3)
Bottom Line: The grinder makes the espresso, and the Rocky does it with style.
Derek Denyer (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: I should have purchased this 3 years ago with my Silvia
Doug Miannay (quality: 6.7)
Bottom Line: Produces a consistent high quality grind for a consistent high quality espresso on every pull!
Kevin Jo (quality: 5.5)
Bottom Line: solid machine
Mark Prince (quality: 8.1)
Bottom Line: Best grinder you can get for the home for under $400. Will improve your shots by a significant amount.
David M Strom (quality: 5.5)
Bottom Line: A great grinder at a good price. You NEED a great grinder to get even decent espresso, and Rocky fits the bill.
Todd Krieger (quality: 3.5)
Bottom Line: Although not mechanically ideal, can produce superior drip coffee.
John Roche (quality: 8.5)
Bottom Line: Exceptional construction, performance and value. Ideal for espresso but may not be best choice for those who grind for multiple brew methods on a regular basis.
Howard Sheppard (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: The best grinder in the sub $300 range that I know of. You can do better, but it will cost you.
Mike G (quality: 7.5)
Bottom Line: $300 is a lot for a coffee grinder, but I'm happy with the purchase!
Patrick Sloane (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Quality you can rely on at a a price which is right - but go the doserless model!
John Trefethen (quality: 7.3)
Bottom Line: Fantastic, Reliable, Dependable, Simple to Opperate.
Bottom Line: Beautiful, simplistic design. Consistent Grind.
Bottom Line: Excellent lifetime purchase. Have the doser? See Detailed Commentary on simple way to keep it swept clean!
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