The Baratza Forté BG can grind coffee between a range of 230 – 1150 microns.

Baratza Forté BG grind size chart

Baratza Forté BG grind size chart1A2A3A4A5A6A7A8A9A10A10ZTurkishEspressoV60AeropressMoka PotPour OverSiphonFilter Coffee MachineFrench PressCuppingCold BrewCold DripSteep-and-release0200400600800100012001400μmExtra FineFineMedium FineMediumMedium CoarseCoarseExtra Coarse

Baratza Forté BG grind size table

The table below displays our recommended micron ranges for each brew method and their corresponding settings for the Baratza Forté BG.

Baratza Forté BG grind settings
MicronsSettings
Brew methodMinMaxMinMax
Turkish40 μm220 μmN/A
Espresso180 μm380 μm1A2Q
V60400 μm700 μm2W6C
Aeropress320 μm960 μm2A8X
Moka Pot360 μm660 μm2L5R
Pour Over410 μm930 μm2Z8P
Siphon375 μm800 μm2P7E
Filter Coffee Machine300 μm900 μm1U8G
French Press690 μm1300 μm6A10Z
Cupping460 μm850 μm3N7S
Cold Brew800 μm1440 μm7F10Z
Cold Drip820 μm1270 μm7L10Z
Steep-and-release450 μm825 μm3K7L

Where does this information come from?

For the past four years, we’ve gathered data on coffee grinders to develop our coffee grind size chart. The data for these charts comes from our research and the feedback we receive from coffee lovers.