BARATZA FORTÈ BG (Brew Grinder)
The Forté BG (Brew Grinder) is a commercial level grinder, is the go-to for many bars and cafes offering customers a rotating selection of their best coffees on the Slow or Brew Bar.
Winner – Best New Product, Commercial – Specialty Coffee Association Expo, 2013
This is the grinder your barista uses to make those pour-overs you enjoy at the café. Designed as a commercial solution to multi-offering pour-over bars, the Forte BG is a feature-forward, high-capacity, near-bulletproof grinder. If you have dreams of opening a coffee shop, the Forte BG can help make those dreams come true. Its small footprint, multifunction touchscreen, sturdy grind size adjustments, high daily capacity (5lbs per day) and grind-by-weight functionality make the Forte BG the premier choice for a brew bar.
The 54mm flat steel burrs are engineered to produce an accurate and precise grind, deliver exceptional cup quality for all brew methods from espresso to French Press. The built-in electronic scale for accurate grind weights is a win-win for efficiency on the brew bar. The grinders offer a good look with their cast metal construction. High volume coffee bars across the world use arrays of Forte BGs to provide multiple brewed offerings at a time. Load each machine with a different coffee, and you’re just a touch away from brewing up a fresh order for your customer. This makes it possible for cafés to provide greater options for their customers without sacrificing workflow and efficiency for their baristas. Included with every Forte are a shut-off hopper and burr removal tool for easy cleaning, and a simple burr calibration tool for quick QC calibration. “…an ultra-precise, super-durable beefcake.” – Wired
- Speed to Grind: Aero press 1.2 g/sec, Press 2.4 g/sec
- Burrs:54 mm steel burrs by Ditting
- Bean Hopper Capacity:10 oz (300-400 g), depending on size & density of bean
- Grounds Bin Capacity:6 oz. (170 g)
- Weight:13 lbs. (6 kg)
- Dimensions WxHxD cm:13x36x18 cm
- Power Rating :230 V AC 240 Watts 50/60 Hz. 1.1 Amp
- Safety Listing:UL/CSA/CE/EK
- Designed & Engineered:Seattle WA.