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Product Details
Overall Rating 7.9, Based on 94 Reviews
Avg Price $120.00
Manufacturer Solis
Machine Type Prosumer, conical, burr, grinder, hopper, bin
Colors Black and Silver
Class Grinder, Conical Burr Consumer
Pro Review No
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A grinder made by Solis, rebranded by Starbucks. Good for drip, press pot, suitable for espresso.

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John (The Harbor Pirate) Dupee (quality: 7.3) 06.18.2002 Rating: 9.4
Bottom Line: Perfect introduction to Burr grinders.
Tom Murray (quality: 7.0) 02.22.2002 Rating: 7.6
Bottom Line: Do NOT buy a blade grinder! This is an affordable,good entry-level burr grinder.
Mario (quality: 7.0) 12.13.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Great grinder for all espresso machines
Don Scott (quality: 6.8) 09.11.2005 Rating: 4.6
Bottom Line: You will never master espresso with this grinder, it will even make you fustrated
Mike Silvey (quality: 6.5) 02.20.2002 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: All the grinder you really need.
Rob McHattie (quality: 6.5) 12.30.2003 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: A quiet, reasonably priced machine that seems capable.
Rick Wayne (quality: 6.3) 11.15.2006 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: This is a very good grinder, overpriced as most things are but comes with a comforting 2 year warranty so just buy and grind.
Oliver L (quality: 6.0) 10.13.2008 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: I'm very happy with this machine and with the espresso I get routinely from the grounds it producess in my Gaggia semi-auto.
Mark Farris (quality: 6.0) 01.15.2000 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: A great grinder, if you can find one that works to its full potential
Jin Yong (quality: 6.0) 07.16.2000 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: It may be a noisy, messy grinder but still a good deal if you can get it at $95.
Frank S (quality: 6.0) 12.29.2004 Rating: 5.4
Bottom Line: Summary -- A good bargain that became a doorstop when I couldn’t grind my favorite dark roast.
Terry L (quality: 6.0) 03.03.2007 Rating: 7.4
Bottom Line: reasonable grind -reasonable price- good bang for the buck
Darrell (quality: 6.0) 01.10.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Good grinder but can‘t grind fine enough for a good machine like the Rancilio Silvia
Bob Abbott (quality: 6.0) 02.20.2004 Rating: 7.0
Bottom Line: If you do drip or have a Starbucks espresso machine -- works fine, but it is a "lightweight" compared to other brands for little more $$.
Barry Strum (quality: 6.0) 11.16.2003 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Grind away, beat the heat from the blade grinder....
Bren Dollard (quality: 6.0) 07.13.2007 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: A bargain and everyone wants a bargain, right?
Bongo BCBeanBoy (quality: 6.0) 12.27.2002 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Yes it's pricey, but not as much as others and works burrfectly - a burrfect burrchase.
X1 Owner (quality: 6.0) 11.29.2007 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: DUALIT (UK): CAN easily do AMAZING espresso WITHOUT MODIFICATION - bargain!
Keith (quality: 6.0) 01.06.2001 Rating: 6.0
Bottom Line: Solis 177 - Cheap, but for everyting else available in price range, only one worth having.
Loren B (quality: 5.7) 09.27.2007 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: great grinder, but look up the Starbucks Barista Grinder Hack on Google, to get this grinder to grind fine enough for espresso machines
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