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Espresso Shots Compared: Fresh Ground vs. Pre-ground Coffee

Does grinding fresh for espresso really matter? Well here’s a scenario; you’re in a cafe and you order an espresso, it’s delicious. So you say “hey barista grind me up some of those magical beans so I can pull some shots on my machine at home.”

In this article I’ll show you how that scenario might play out. It’s a real demonstration of just how much of a difference grinding for espresso right before pulling your shots can make. You’ll get to see shot’s pulled in sync and side by side using the same coffee ground fresh right before brewing and that very same coffee that was ground 2 days ago.

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