How to Store Coffee & How to Brew Coffee: Myths About Making Coffee Answered (Page 5)

Myth #4: Distilled Water is the Best Water for Brewing Coffee

Softened or distilled water makes terrible coffee—the minerals in good water are essential. Also bad? Tap water with chlorine or off flavors. Serious coffee lovers use bottled spring water or activated-charcoal/carbon filters on their taps.

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