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Posts Tagged ‘explosions’

What is burping Kombucha?

After my first ferment has brewed for a minimum of 6 days, I like to choose some sexy flavours to sass up my end product. Once I’ve added my flavours, I’ll then bottle and leave for another 3 – 5 days depending on the heat and humidity. Some of my bottles have

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5 Important tips for caring for kombucha in the tropics

Kombucha is a living organism made up essentially of bacteria and wild yeast. It’s widely used as a digestive tonic to support and strengthen the immune system and for overall good gut health. Because it’s a live organism, it grows according to the environment it’s in including what’s happening in the environment. Hard to believe?…

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How to avoid fermenting explosions in the tropics

Fermenting in the tropics can be hazardous to say the least. Changing weather patterns, high humidity, dampness and rampant wild bacteria and yeasts can make for some explosive experiences! Trust me, I’ve got the scars to prove it! But first up, what exactly are fermented foods? Well instead of me trying to wax lyrical about…

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How to Burp Kombucha

As you can see I keep my second ferment Kombucha in upcycled pre love pretty bottles. After my ferment has brewed for a minimum of 6 days, I choose some sexy flavours

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