How to make the perfect cup of coffee: Brewing: 1. Use cold, fresh, good tasting water. 2. Add two tablespoons of Java Delight coffee for every 6 oz of water and adjust to taste. Keep your coffee fresh! Java Delight coffees are packaged in highest quality oxygen barrier film to maintain absolute freshness and eliminate exposure to harmful oxygen and light. Before opening your bag, of Java Delight, store in a cool dark place. Once opened, store at room temperature, in an airtight opaque container away from light, heat, and moisture to maintain freshness.