Hamilton Beach 80365 Custom Grind Hands-Free Coffee Grinder Review
The Hamilton Beach 80365 (starting at $17, Amazon) garnered some mixed reviews from users. One user at Epinions described this low budget grinder as a nice little grinder that gets the job done. Another positive review came from Target user who reported that this grinder works perfectly for producing a coarse grind for their French press coffee maker; this user revealed that they shake the grinder while grinding to get the best result. Many users at Amazon, however, were not so forgiving. These Amazon users reported that the 80365 does not grind evenly, and one user complained that even on the most course setting they end up with some large chunks of coffee beans and some dust.
The Hamilton Beach 80365 is the only low budget coffee grinder that we reviewed that allows hand-free operation. With this grinder, you can choose the appropriate grinding settings and simply start the grinding; the grinder will determine the grinding time for you. This grinder comes with a removable grinding chamber for easy filling and washing; it is dishwasher safe. This grinder has a capacity of grinding enough beans for 12 cups of coffee. The Hamilton Beach 80365 coffee grinder is easy to use and easy to clean. While some users were dissatisfied, others were very pleased with this product. We think that if the ease-of-use appeals to you, this grinder is worth a try.