The best coffee beans to buy

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However you like your coffee, these Woman's Day-approved picks will top off your morning and even help out with some great desserts.  From decaf to lighter blends, click through to find out which beans you should be buying.

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Coffee beans begin to lose flavor within minutes of grinding, so for maximum taste, buy them whole and grind just before brewing.

Brew It
For a rich, aromatic pot, use 2 Tbsp grounds per 6 oz water. (Add extra water to the cup for milder coffee.) For the cleanest taste, use filtered water.

Store It
Moisture and oxygen are the enemies of freshness, so avoid the freezer and fridge (which cause condensation) and keep your coffee in an airtight container in a dark, dry place at room temperature.

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