How to Grind Coffee Beans Without a Grinder

If your coffee grinder is broken, the power is out or you're away from home, here's 3 other ways to grind your beans!

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Although it lacks the precision of a good coffee grinder, the final consistency of the ground beans is still workable for making a delicious cup of coffee. You don't need a perfect grind; just good enough!


A food processor is another great option to grind your coffee beans! Pulsing the beans will help crush them down super easy.

Food Processor



If you have the energy to break the coffee beans down using your own two hands, a mortar and pestle should be your go-to pick.

Mortar and Pestle

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