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Old 08-20-2017, 05:47 PM
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My birthday is coming up and I'm thinking that a grain mill would be nice. Does anyone have any recommendations on particular brands? Experiences to share with particular mills?

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Old 08-27-2017, 10:29 AM
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I have a Nutrimill. I LOVE it.

But it is the only one I've ever had and have nothing to compare it to.

It is a workhorse. I have a double-digit size family and grind daily, 3x times a day.

My only two qualms is it is LOUD and it's electric. Being electric is not really a bad thing, I would just prefer to have a non-electric backup.
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I have an electric Wonder Mill. It will grind two cups of wheat in about 15 seconds. Their web site has a video of one grinding a whole pallet of wheat non stop. Still running strong when they turned it off.
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Thank you both for the recommendations! I was sort of thinking that non-electric might be a better choice, but I will check out those two brands you mentioned for sure.
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We have had a Country Living mill for about 17 years. It is wonderful. It is not considered the top of the line but I don't know why. It has ground wheat berries very well and very quickly. Running them through once gives us usable flour. We prefer to send them through twice, though, for the finest flour you could ask for. No problems. No complaints.
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We have something called a Family Grain Mill (I think that's the name). We bought it because it has a handle for manual use, but has an attachment that allows us to attach it to the KitchenAid mixer. For smaller quantities, the manual methods works fine, but if you want to grind 25 pounds of wheat or whatever, the electric saves a lot of work and is faster.
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