The ultimate goal of this morning ritual is to create a perfectly balanced cup of coffee – the color, the taste and the smell (and the caffeine, let's be honest) are all criteria when judging that morning pick-me-up. In case the taste turns out to be flat, hollow, bitter, or vinegary, it is easy to assume that there is something wrong with the coffee beans or the brewing process. But is that where you should immediately turn to when figuring out how to perfect the cup?
Coffee is made up of over 98 percent of water
As it turns out, coffee is made up of over 98 percent of water. That means that the quality of water has a significant role in the final coffee product.