Specialty Grinders and Espresso Grinders can reach levels of “HOW MUCH?”. Since you are a specialty coffee drinker, and perhaps an espresso drinker you know that cup quality is directly related to grind quality. You can get to a level of “spare no expense” when it comes to producing the absolute best cup. We are in that realm. Usually these grinders cost from $400 to several thousand.
Read all the ratings, reviews, and information you can find before choosing a grinder in this category. This grinder is an investment that should last a decade or more. Burr quality, burr sharpening / replacement, grind size adjustments and micro adjustments, motor size and usage ratings remain in the top list of features desired.
If you will use this grinder for a family of coffee drinkers, or use it to grind large amounts of coffee (small business), you should consider some of the smaller commercial units available.