Portafilter

Please find below a series of detailed Portafilter guides, sizing charts, cleaning and maintenance tips.

In case you haven’t heard of them before, or would like to learn more, we definitely recommend reading up on bottomless portafilters because they can transform your barista skills!

How to Clean Portafilter Between Shots – 2 Most Effective Methods

How to Clean Portafilter Between Shots – 2 Most Effective Methods

How to clean portafilter between shots? Here are the 2 most effective methods to ensure your portafilter is clean and ready to deliver the perfect espresso shot

Portafilter Ultimate Guide: 20 Things You Need To Know About Portafilters

Portafilter Ultimate Guide: 20 Things You Need To Know About Portafilters

A Portafilter is where the magic happens! Read our Ultimate Guide to Portafilters and discover everything you need to know about this espresso machine component.

Breville 54mm Portafilter

Breville 54mm Portafilter

The Breville 54mm portafilter is a must-have for any home barista looking to improve their coffee making skills. Watch the coffee extraction with a bottomless portafilter.

What Is a Pressurized Portafilter?

What Is a Pressurized Portafilter?

Today I’ll explain "what is a pressurized portafilter" and everything about this ingenious tool. How does it work? What makes it unique? And why is it the best option for beginners?

What Is a Bottomless Portafilter?

What Is a Bottomless Portafilter?

What is a bottomless portafilter? It's a normal portafilter, minus the bottom and spout so you can see espresso dripping from the basket directly into your cup.

Portafilter Size Chart [And BONUS Tamper Sizing Guide!]

Portafilter Size Chart [And BONUS Tamper Sizing Guide!]

Looking for a portafilter size chart today? Here's our guide to help you determine the required portafilter (and tamper) sizes by using charts or measurements.

Portafilter Basket Types Explained – The Complete Guide

Portafilter Basket Types Explained – The Complete Guide

Read our full guide explaining portafilter basket types and how you can tell them apart. Choosing the right size and shape of your filter basket isn’t enough...

How to Measure Portafilter Size

How to Measure Portafilter Size

How to measure portafilter size? Follow our guide now and easily measure your portafilter size using a caliper, steel measuring tape or portafilter sizing chart.

Bottomless Portafilter vs. Regular: Which Is Better and Why?

Bottomless Portafilter vs. Regular: Which Is Better and Why?

Bottomless Portafilter vs. Regular? A bottomless portafilter will help you analyze your technique but can be quite messy whereas a regular portafilter is tidier.