To ensure that the coffee you are using for that delicious cup is as fresh as it can be, you really need to grind the beans each time you have a cup. The flavor is locked up in the in the coffee bean and is released when the bean is ground, so with a packet of ground coffee you can't be sure how old it is.
If you are looking for the best home coffee grinder, we can help you out. We have had a look at what is available in the shops, and through our usual process of filtering out the various appliances available, we have ended up with the magical figure of five.
Price is a secondary consideration as a filter, and as you will see varies quite a lot among our choices.
As I have already mentioned this type of appliance allows you to have real time freshness, and some of them are quite stylish and come in several colors to match your kitchen decor. Most are electrically operated but one we chosen is a good looking manual version.
They are a worthwhile appliance to have in the kitchen because you know you are getting the best of the beans.
To get down to the five appliances we have, our choices were based on a number of factors: Popularity in the market place is important and coupled with this is the type of user feed back that exists for each model. Style and function were also included because we all like to have attractive things in our kitchens that work effectively.