The latest addition to Oxo’s line of coffee-brewing gear is a sleek, affordable scalewith a built-in timer accurate to 0.1 grams. Don’t think you need a scale for coffee? Think again.
Beyond a grinder and an actual brewing device (read: coffee maker), a scale is all you need to emulate the brewing process at the world’s best coffee shops. So why don’t more people own one? They think they can wing it, says coffee industry vet and cofounder of LA-based roaster Go Get ‘Em Tiger, Kyle Glanville. Here’s why you shouldn’t be one of them.