Cleaning a coffee grinder coffee grinder like any other like any other household appliance, is not only a question of hygiene. It the longevity of the appliance, but more importantly, to produce a coffee with to produce a coffee with respected aromas. In the rest of this article, we will introduce you to the In the following article, we will show you how to clean an electric coffee grinder or even a manual coffee grinder. manual coffee grinder.
Cleaning an electric coffee grinder
As its name suggests, the electric coffee grinder uses electrical energy to grind our precious coffee beans to the desired grind (if adjustable). For reasons of hygiene, taste and longevity, it is advisable to clean your device after each use. Cleaning this type of coffee grinder is the easiest and takes no more than 5 minutes.
For this task, you will need a sponge and a dry brush brush, and if possible, a newspaper. How to proceed?
- Tilt your grinder and brush the inside of the tank to remove any coffee residue that remove any coffee residue that could damage the motor. Insist on the grinding wheels if your grinder uses this process.
- By Afterwards, you can wipe the whole thing with a dry cloth. It is strongly recommended that you recommended never to use a wet cloth or any other wet object, as this will instantly damage your machine.
All this being done, your device is as good as new and should be kept in a dry place out of reach of children.
As a precaution, avoid tapping or shaking your device vigorously, as this may also damage the mechanical structure of your device.
Cleaning of a manual coffee grinder
The manual coffee grinder does not require electrical power. It is often made of plastic which makes it very easy to clean. If your grinder is made of wood, don't panic, we also have a solution for you. To clean this type of coffee grinder, you will need a sponge, water, soap or dish liquid. How to proceed?
If your coffee grinder is removable :
- you must first disassemble it
- then soak the different parts in water
- The wash with a sponge
- them rinse and air dry.
Note: For an easier and still effective cleaning, you can put the parts of your machine in the dishwasher.
If your coffee grinder cannot be disassembled, you can simply wash it with a simply wash it with a sponge rod to clean all parts of the device. parts of the device. Unlike the electric grinder, the manual coffee grinder the manual coffee grinder does not fear water, so you can rinse it thoroughly without risk of breakdown.
Cleaning of the rice coffee grinder
This method is very effective because it not only clean your machine from top to bottom without any effort, but it also allows you to remove also removes excess coffee oil that could eventually damage the grinder's motor and damage the motor of the grinder and the quality of the ground coffee. This is also the recommended method for owners of manual wooden coffee grinders. As this material does not particularly like contact with water, a dry cleaning is recommended.
To do this, simply put a good amount of raw rice into the into the machine and turn it on. Once this is done, just give it a and your machine will be as good as new.
Previously a tester of household appliances, I discovered a passion for coffee and the Barista world 6 years ago. I now spend my spare time sharing my experiences with my community. I hope you will find some nuggets on my blog 😃