This coffee grinder should be kept handy to grind your beans just prior to brewing your coffee for the best taste.Get a second grinder for grinding spices and herbs! It makes easy work out of peppercorns, parsley or basil; or chop up your very own herb mixture. DCG-20BKN has a stainless steel bowl and blades. Also has an on/off switch with safety interlock. The coffee grinder has a 2.5-ounce (70g) capacity-enough for 12 cups. Has a limited 18 month warranty.