Keep Your Gut Healthy with These Probiotic-Heavy Foods

Even if you have a healthy digestive system, chances are, over the past few years, you've become aware of gut bacteria and how important intestinal flora is to our overall health. You may also have...

Milk or Water Kefir Grains - Oakland/Berkeley

by christini 8 months ago

Does anyone know of a place open now (Feb 2021) that is selling live water or milk kefir grains? Ideally in the East Bay

HeBrews Coffee | Bethel Church - Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Before coming to Redding, I knew nothing about Bethel. This religious community served as Salvation Army's donation & distribution center during the Carr Fire (August 2018). The HeBrews coffee coun...

Whalebird Kombucha from San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

At the Thursday night farmers market in downtown San Luis Obispo, I had the chance to sample Whalebird Kombucha, brewed here in town. You can refill a reusable jug or purchase a pint glassful. I...

Any kombucha home-brewers? Wondering about supplementing w/ B-vitamins

by CookingChemicalEngineer 2 years ago

Hi all. Any home kombucha brewers ever try spiking it with B-complex vitamins? I used to make kombucha with my kids a couple of years ago but we sort of fell off the wagon and the donated scoby...

Almighty Kombucha | Monterey - Pacific Grove

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Noticed on Almighty Kombucha's FB page that it has returned to the Monterey Peninsula's farmers markets as of a month ago. I had a chance to sample a few flavors during its run last summer. The kom...

Owen + Alchemy Kombucha

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

After October 2016 lunch at The Purple Pig https://www.chowhound.com/post/lunch-purple-pig-1067167 , my next stop was the Owen + Alchemy juicy bar in Logan Square to try the kombucha. I understand ...

Fermentation Book Recommendations, Please

by ninrn 5 years ago

Hi, I'd like to start doing some home fermentation. I'm particularly interested in making my own kombucha, yogurt, and kimchi. Can anyone recommend good books on that subject? I was all set...

Kombucha SCOBY - Anyone in Albuquerque/Santa Fe have some to share?

by ninrn 5 years ago

Hello, I'm very interested in making my own kombucha. Does anyone in the Albuquerque/Santa Fe area have a kombucha SCOBY (symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast) you would be willing to share o...

Kombucha Cultures - where to buy?

by Shoefly 15 years ago

Does anyone know where to buy the Kombucha culture used to make homemade tea? All I found were websites but not an actual place that I can look at the Kombucha culture before I buy it. Thanks!

Native Kitchen and Kombucha Bar in Petaluma

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Walking in downtown Petaluma last week, I noticed the build-out going on for Native Kitchen. P-towners, please keep us posted on the progress. Native Kitchen & Kombucha Bar 110 Petaluma Bou...

Which tea to use (or avoid) for Kombucha?

by lilith 5 years ago

My friend has offered me a kombucha scoby to brew my own kombucha at home. I usually do not drink black tea, but have tons of Chinese tea at home. I did some research and found that oolong tea i...

Scientists Send Kombucha to Space in Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

"...In total, Expose-R2 will fly 758 different samples to space in four separate missions. As part of the experiment, Kombucha cultures will hopefully help ESA scientists in the search for extrater...

Any advice on making Kombucha?

by LBeth 9 years ago

Hi has anyone made Kombucha? Any advice? I'm soon going to be embarking on this journey. Any tried and true tips would be most welcome. thanks!

Kombucha by the case?

by Lily80 6 years ago

I've recently fallen in love with kombucha, drinking about 2 bottles/day, but I'm not a fan of the $5 dollars a bottle cost I'm paying. Does anyone know where I can get this by the case? I pref...

Making kombucha

by nooodles 15 years ago

I'm as excited as excited can be. At a Chowdown this past Sunday, I met CH Addict's friend who promised me my very own kombucha culture. Has anyone here grown his/her own kombucha culture? Any ti...

The new Native Kitchen & Kombucha Bar in #Petaluma

by wrdunbar 7 years ago

Overall everything was good. The warm nut mix was a surprise starter they almost had a creamy texture to them when you ate them. All of the ingredients were from local vendors, Petaluma Poultry,...


by Danasa 7 years ago

Does anyone know where I can find Kombucha in toronto or Mississauga ?

Question about Kombucha with green tea

by Lynndsey Rigberg 7 years ago

Hi Chowhounds, I've dived into the kombucha craze and started brewing some at home. I'm just starting to brew my fourth batch today when I noticed the SCOBY had a fine sprinkling of light green dot...