Espresso Tampers to Help You Craft a Delicious Shot
The espresso tamper, one of the most important tools of the coffee trade, should fit your hand like a glove. Designed to fit a wide range of eager mitts, you should select the tamper best designed to fit your filter, grind type and hand feel. And since it can be difficult to - well - hand feel on the Internet, we've done our darnedest to explain why each of these tampers might be the one for you.
Wood versus aluminum, or as they say it so funny across the pond al-you-min-ium. Now you have custom options because concept-art has a mix and match tamper set up. Choose your handle, choose your base and give your grounds the tamp of approval. Solid aluminum transfers your twist and tamp evenly across the portafilter whether it is your first espresso shot of the day or your 100th espresso shot of your shift. Learn More$12.99
It is amazing to think how something as small as an espresso tamper can make such a big difference in your daily routine. The concept-art Elegance Tamper Series celebrates the humble tamper as a thing of beauty--and great utility Take your time, feel how the turned wood handle fits in the cradle of your hand. Smoothly twist and tamp with ease whether it is your first espresso shot of the day or the 100th espresso shot on your shift. Learn More$10.99
No pressure here! The concept-art Technic Tamper Handle releases automatically when it reaches maximum pressure. You can adjust the tamper from 21 to 46 pounds of pressure. Not sure if you are hitting the sweet spot of 30 pounds of pressure? You can twist and tamp your fresh fluffy grounds into the portafilter with confidence, shot after shot. It's not cheating, really! Learn More$69.00