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I'm wondering if there's much of an improvement in the Mazzer Super Jolly over the Iberital MC5. At present I've got an MC5 but a Super Jolly has come up cheap locally. To anybody unaware of the MC5 it's 1300rpm with 60mm flat burrs and a doser but having not used a Super Jolly I'm not sure how to compare! I'm going to guess there wouldn't be much of an improvement and the best option is to wait for a better grinder to come up. Thanks!
I use a Magister 2 group machine with an Iberital MC5 grinder. I've had the machine serviced, descaled and bought a new water filter for it. But the coffee still tastes harsh. It's not especially strong, the strength seems just right but the taste just make you wince a bit. NOTHING like the smooth, rich tasting coffees I buy when out & about which sometimes actually taste stronger but rich and smooth, leaving an almost chocolatey after-taste (even without the cocoa-spinkle). I would like to know which are the primary factors I should experiment with, after which I can tweak th