Selecting a Tamper for your Portafilter

It’s not just about how sexy it looks on your countertop, baby. Well, okay, that’s definitely part of it, but you also need to make sure you’re choosing the tamper that will best fit your portafilter. In addition to basic diameter considerations, there are some models that feature filter baskets with shapes conducive to different styles of tampers.

Watch as Gail shows us portafilters for several different models and provides her recommendations on which tampers fit best.

2 comments for “Selecting a Tamper for your Portafilter

  1. Rodrigo
    October 6, 2012 at 1:24 pm

    I BOUGHT A CUSTOM MADE WITH REG BARBER WITH MY FAMILY SEAL. GREAT but expensive.

    • Kat
      October 8, 2012 at 12:24 pm

      Sounds awesome! Would love to see a photo!

      - Kat

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