5 Best Entry Level Budget Coffee Grinders for French Press
We recognize that a good quality coffee grinder for french press is a key component in making a good cup of coffee, but some of us don’t have a ton of money to drop on an expensive coffee grinder right now. For those of you who want to purchase a high quality grinder but are on a strict budget, this list of best entry level budget coffee grinders is for you.
$100 and under:
Crushgrind Brazil Coffee Grinder (best for French Press, Aeropress | Home and Office)
The secret to CrushGrind's quality is the use of ceramic coffee grinder parts. Just like the old fashioned mortar and pestle, these ceramic parts last for years, making the Brazil coffee grinder the last one you may ever buy. With a minimalistic, sleek design, the grinder and base will add beauty to your coffee bar area, while pairing great looks with excellent performance.
Porlex Mini Coffee Grinder (Best for Small French Press, Aeropress | Travel)
The Porlex Mini is one of our favorite travel grinders because of its 7 inch height that you can hold in the palm of your hand. It’s not only small, but it is lightweight and durable. It also only costs $74.99, which is an excellent price for such a great grinder.
Crushgrind Columbia (Best for Small French Press, Aeropress | Travel)
The Crushgrind Columbia is one of our smallest hand burr grinders. It is an excellent grinder with accurate and easy-to-use grind settings. It’s only $64.99 and a perfect entry level budget coffee grinder.
$50 and under:
Hario Skerton+ Coffee Grinder (Best for French Press, Aeropress | Home, Office, Travel)
The Hario Skerton Plus is a manual burr hand grinder that is lightweight and compact. It offers a variety of precise grind settings and at $49.99 is incredibly affordable for its high quality.
Bodum BISTRO Blade Grinder ( Won't Break the Bank | Home, Office)
The Bodum Bistro is a blade grinder, unlike the rest of the burr grinders on our list. Blade grinders are usually not as accurate as burr grinders when it comes to grind, but this grinder is still an excellent entry level grinder. You can buy it for only $21.99.