Vario is a basic model among Baratza grinders equipped in ceramic burr. It is a great solution for espresso lovers who seek highly accurate settings. Vario is also ideal for French Press and alternatives methods such as Chemex, Aeropress, dripper or a siphon. The grinder is able to grind up to 2.2 grams of beans in just a second.
Burrs: The grinder is provided with flat ceramic burrs made by Mahlkonig. Their advantage is greater durability compared to steel burrs, which extends their life even to double it. The maintenance of the grinder is extremely easy as it takes just a few seconds to remove the burrs.
Design: The housing is made of polished metal and plastic which takes no fingerprints. It is a type of the on-demand grinder, so grinding takes place on demand – coffee is ground immediately before brewing, directly into the bin or flask. The set includes a special metal flask holder. Grinding is adjusted by means of the control panel on the front of the device. It has 3 programmable timer buttons and a manual grinding switch. Grinding time is displayed on the screen.
Grinding adjustment: The control panel is also used for grinding adjustment. Vario offers 10 macro levels and up to 23 micro positions, which means the total of 230 combinations.