Coffee Water is a small mix of minerals in powder-form that is meant to be added to a gallon of our Counter top R.O water for the “perfect” water for brewing coffee.
Add one blue and one white pack to a gallon of Puricom pure water.
Coffeewater mineral packets enhances and clarifies the flavors you have probably been obscuring with tap, filtered or distilled water alone.
These minerals draw out tasting notes in coffee thus providing a consistent and repeatable water profile for your brewing.
Yes, the calcium and Magnesium are the same as you would find in the vitamin section of your health food store.
Calcium and Magnesium are essential minerals for a healthy diet.
Magnesium sulfate, calcium citrate, sodium chloride, sodium bicarbonate.
Coffee Water mineral supplements will greatly improve the flavor of coffee prepared with any RO or distilled water.
However, since RO or distilled water is slightly acidic, it does not draw the flavors from coffee beans as completely as water from the Puricom Countertop pH-balanced filter system.
Yes! The two main concerns with any water used for coffee makers (and especially espresso machines) are scale and corrosion from mineral content or alkalinity that is too high or low in the water.
The mineral content and alkalinity of water made with Coffee Water minerals are well within the optimal range to prevent both scaling and corrosion. (For a more in-depth explanation link here to “Water Scaling Chemistry”)