The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS.


Forum Portal Recipes Smoke Signals Magazine Welocme Merchandise Associations Purchase Subscription Brethren Banners
Go Back   The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS. > Discussion Area > Catering, Food Handling and Awareness

Notices

Catering, Food Handling and Awareness *OnTopic* Forum to educate us on safe food handling. Not specifically for Catering or competition but overall health and keeping our families safe too.


Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 12-02-2013, 08:10 AM   #1
bigbeef24
Full Fledged Farker

 
Join Date: 12-03-12
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default Spice grinder

Anyone have some suggestions on a good spice grinder?

Thanks,
__________________
Bigbeef24

Big Pappa UDS
Lang 48 Deluxe
bigbeef24 is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-02-2013, 08:26 AM   #2
deguerre
somebody shut me the fark up.


 
deguerre's Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-15-09
Location: Memphis, TN...Formerly of Decatur, AL
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

I use a dedicated coffee grinder. Clean it with minute rice, a little trick Ronelle clued me onto.
__________________
Guerry >^..^< Pit Beeatch for Team Munchkin
Avatar by Northwest BBQ
"If more people would just open their minds, more people would learn things." Wampus
deguerre is online now   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-02-2013, 10:04 AM   #3
big brother smoke
somebody shut me the fark up.


 
big brother smoke's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-03-06
Location: Ventura, CA
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

I have been pleased with this one and I have been through a few:

http://www.amazon.com/Capresso-503-0.../dp/B00030J24M
__________________
Peace and Smoke,
BBS

https://www.bigpoppasmokers.com/stor...nufacturer=314

Powered by the West Coast Offense: Big Poppa Smokers and Simply Marvelous

"Walk with Us"
big brother smoke is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-02-2013, 11:07 AM   #4
swamprb
somebody shut me the fark up.

 
swamprb's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-27-06
Location: Bothell WA
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Waring Spice Grinder
__________________
Brian - Left Hand Smoke BBQ PNWBA 2010 Team of the Year
BGE's/WSM's/Pellet Pro WSM/BWS Gater/BDS Clones/Cookshack 008/Weber Performer w EZ-Que/Cajun Bandit/Rib-O-Lator Test Pilot/La Caja China/BBQ Guru/Weber 1000 RK Drum Coffee Roaster
Follow Left Hand Smoke on Facebook!http://www.facebook.com/pages/Left-H...462391?sk=wall
KCBS CBJ/PNWBA CBJ www.pnwba.com
swamprb is offline   Reply With Quote


Thanks from: --->
Unread 12-06-2013, 09:47 AM   #5
jestridge
somebody shut me the fark up.
 
Join Date: 12-28-07
Location: annville ky
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Ninja will do the trick, and it fast
jestridge is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-07-2013, 01:59 PM   #6
bomp
Got rid of the matchlight.
 
Join Date: 12-05-13
Location: Toronto,On
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

i use a regular coffee grinder
bomp is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-07-2013, 02:28 PM   #7
57borntorun
Full Fledged Farker

 
57borntorun's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-16-13
Location: Palm City, Florida
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Krups for 5 years.It`s a little beat up from all the whole and sometimes hard seeds and pods.Still grinds.
__________________
A WATCHED POT WILL EVENTUALLY BOIL BUT AN UNMANNED GRILL WILL BURN YOUR FOOD!
57borntorun is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-07-2013, 02:44 PM   #8
DjPorkchop
Full Fledged Farker
 
DjPorkchop's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-24-13
Location: Marion,IL
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by deguerre View Post
I use a dedicated coffee grinder. Clean it with minute rice, a little trick Ronelle clued me onto.
Nice tip!

My mother in law just bought me a coffee grinder because she heard me say I wanted to grind my own spices.
__________________
If I could I would. If I don't, it's because I am to lazy!

UDS | Brinkman Gasser | Big Poppa Drum

On Deck: Weber OTG
DjPorkchop is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-07-2013, 03:31 PM   #9
deepsouth
somebody shut me the fark up.

 
deepsouth's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-21-10
Location: Biloxi, MS
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

i use a coffee grinder as well.
__________________
Large BGE, Small BGE, Mini BGE, Weber 22.5 OTG, yellow thermapen, pink thermapen (no shame in my game)

είναι το είδος.
deepsouth is online now   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-07-2013, 06:55 PM   #10
IamMadMan
Babbling Farker
 
IamMadMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-30-11
Location: Southern New Jersey
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

I use a Ninja
__________________
Humphrey's DownEast Beast W/BBQ Guru
IamMadMan is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-08-2013, 02:34 AM   #11
pwa
is One Chatty Farker

 
pwa's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-11-11
Location: North Pole, Alaska
Downloads: 2
Uploads: 0
Default

coffee grinder for me as well :) going to try the minute rice trick next time I clean it
__________________
Equipment:
2UDS
Weber Performer
WIFI Stoker
Custom Trailer Offset

Owner of BurlesQ BBQ shack
BurlesQ BBQ Facebook
BurlesQ BBQ website
pwa is online now   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-08-2013, 09:41 AM   #12
smoke-n-my-i's
is One Chatty Farker
 
smoke-n-my-i's's Avatar
 
Join Date: 08-27-07
Location: Hillsborough, NC
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

coffee grinder dedicated to spices only.
__________________
KCBS Member
Smoke-N-My-I's Competition BBQ Team
2 Chargriller SuperPros with SFB's(retired)
2 UGLY drum smokers
Weber 22 1/2" & 18 1/2" Kettle
Super fast RED Thermapen
Screaming fast ORANGE Thermapen
KCBS Certified Table Captain
KCBS Certified Judge
smoke-n-my-i's is offline   Reply With Quote


1 members found this post helpful.
Unread 12-08-2013, 04:36 PM   #13
landarc
somebody shut me the fark up.

 
landarc's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-26-09
Location: San Leandro, CA
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

I use a cheap burr grinder, normally it would be used for coffee. I prefer the burr grinder for pepper and other small seeds. It is not so good for oily spices, such as canela or annato, as the burrs will gunk up. For those, I use a cheap whirly blade grinder, then mortar and pestle.
__________________
I'm feeling bearish, and I'm packing a Wusthof Grand Brisket slicer from MABA

Whip It Off, Chambers!

"perhaps...but then again...maybe not..."
landarc is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 12-08-2013, 09:32 PM   #14
biker.chef
Got Wood.
 
Join Date: 11-01-13
Location: Minnesota
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

On a different note ... The coffee grinders work but the have their limitations.
These days I'm using a Cuisinart Mini-Prep.

Back when I did larger quantities I used to use an Indian grinder that really kicked butt.
search for Sumeet or Preethi on Amazon.

biker.chef is offline   Reply With Quote


Thanks from:--->
Unread 12-11-2013, 08:57 PM   #15
Cbjurlin
Got rid of the matchlight.
 
Join Date: 12-01-13
Location: Glendale, AZ
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

The ninja works great. There is a flat blade attachment that is really good. Nice for dusting your product prior to serving!
Cbjurlin is offline   Reply With Quote


Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Loading



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise v2.6.0 Beta 4 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2003 -2012 © BBQ-Brethren Inc. All rights reserved. All Content and Flaming Pig Logo are registered and protected under U.S and International Copyright and Trademarks. Content Within this Website Is Property of BBQ Brethren Inc. Reproduction or alteration is strictly prohibited.
no new posts