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Breville BCG450XL Conical Burr Grinder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Breville BCG450XL Conical Burr Grinder. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and usability. The price and durability also get good feedback. There are some mixed opinions about the noise. There are some less positive opinions about the capacity and maintenance.

durability, price, usability, design

maintenance, capacity

On average, users rate this product 90/100.

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Consumer review by: nsivens (

A good grinder indeed


After having several, ahem, difficulties, with other bean grinders, my husband and I decided to purchase this product. It was kind of a splurge for us so thank goodness it does such a good job. It stores easily and has a small footprint, ...

Easy to use

Tricky to clean

Jan, 2010

Consumer review by: shopaholic_man (

Grind your Coffee Beans with Care - Breville Burr Grinder


There are all kinds of beans in the world; lima beans, string beans, black beans, green beans, baked beans, and jelly beans. My favorite beans though come from the arabica coffee tree. From Kenya and Ethiopia, to the mountains of Brazil and the ...

Grinds beans to perfection in a variety of grind consistencies. (French Press, Drip Coffee, Expresso)

Hard to Clean

Jan, 2009

Consumer review by: indintruk (



I have spent the last 30 days using this grinder in preparation for this review. As someone who recommends and sells coffee equipment, I just decided that I should not pass up the opportunity to try one of these out. A good grinder will be ...

Good build quality ; quite motor ; grinds quickly

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: sonofbuster (

Gets It Done


After moving to New England from the south and, for the first time in my life, experiencing a real winter, I decided I would try to do a few things different to keep myself warm. One was to bundle up, the other was to pump as much hot beverage into me...

Value, consistent, durable, looks good.

Timer is sometimes off.

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: Morbidbabe (

Quick review of Breville BCG450XL


My friend has this one and I always love going to her house because the coffee is great, she uses this products to grind the coffee beans. It's really refreshing and helps you to wake up. I would recommend grinding your coffee beans for a more fresh...

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: jjsharkman (

A superior design makes the difference


I have been grinding my own coffee for several years, and have used 3 different grinders. A blade grinder and 2 wheel burr grinders. I had been unsatisfied with my latest one, a Braun KMM30, but soldiered on with it since it did a respectable job, ...

Excellent styling, consistent grind, no static or clumping, cool timer.

Somewhat flimsy grind container. Shortish max on timer.

May, 2008

Consumer review by: mechdiff (

Grind makes a difference


Only in the past 2 years have I jumped into the world of grinding my own coffee, previously I preferred to either buy pre ground coffee or just go to a local coffee shop. I found grinding your own beans gave quite a different taste in the coffee, it...


No colour selectionClear plastic parts may seem flimsy to some.

Feb, 2008

Consumer review by: mechdiff (

Breville BCG450XL Manual Burr Grinder



No colour selectionClear plastic parts may seem flimsy to some.

Feb, 2008

Product Specifications

The slow motion of the grind preserves more natural bean flavor while offering a wide variety of coffee grinds - The precision timer allows you to choose from ten to thiry seconds of grind time - Easy-to-read setting on the side of the hopper ensures the perfect grind - Hopper holds a half pound of coffee beans.