Do you need a cup of coffee in the morning to feel refreshed and ready to face the day? Many people do! Do you always buy the same coffee? Don’t be afraid to try something new. Think about the tips that follow the next time you make or buy coffee.
Avoid reheating brewed coffee. While this certainly does not let dangerous fumes into the air, as some have claimed, it does have an effect on taste. Certain components will begin to chemically break down shortly after the coffee is brewed. This will make it taste peculiar or bitter.
Don’t keep coffee beans in the original packaging after it’s been opened. You must place them into an airtight container to protect them from air and light. This increases the length of time that the coffee beans will remain fresh.
Make sure you try out your coffee maker after buying it to make sure it performs right. What that means is using water and running it as if you were really making coffee. This will remove any s