For brewing on a Moccamaster coffee brewer, the ECBC-approved setting is 5, although you may find your ideal grind to be somewhere in the range of 4-6. We recommend a medium-coarse grind, which should look like rough sand or coarse sea salt.
Whether you are a coffee aficionado or just beginning to explore the world of specialty coffee, the KM5 grinder is a perfect choice for coffee grinding, delivering precision and quality in every cup. In the content below, we'll help you get started with your new grinder, including how to set it up, adjust the grind size, and clean it properly.
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Always activate the power switch before adjusting the grind setting. This will help clear any partially ground beans that may be lingering from previous use. If bean remnants are trapped in the burrs, adjusting the grind setting without activating the grinder may cause the motor to jam.
Always activate the power switch before adjusting the grind setting. Adjusting the grind setting without activating the grinder may cause the motor to jam.