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Kombucha: Magical Health Elixir Or Just Funky Tea?

Kombucha: Magical Health Elixir Or Just Funky Tea?

| September 30, 2013 | 3 Comments

It smells like vinegar and tastes like spoiled cider. But fans of the fermented tea say that kombucha helps fight off diseases and aging. Sounds fantastical? Well, it probably is. At this point, scientists still know little about kombucha’s health effects.

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Beyond Beer: Emma Christensen on DIY Brewed Beverages

Beyond Beer: Emma Christensen on DIY Brewed Beverages

| July 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

The author of True Brews shares her homebrewing habit with BAB’s Sarah Henry. Watermelon-Mint Soda anyone?

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How to Make Kombucha: An Illustrated Mother/Daughter Tale

How to Make Kombucha: An Illustrated Mother/Daughter Tale

| May 21, 2013 | 2 Comments

See how a dripping blob of bacteria and yeast makes fizzy, homemade kombucha and bonds a mother and daughter. Liberally illustrated with drawings of Kombucha Killers, Vessel Guide, Friendly Add-Ins, Dangers Signs and Brewing Steps.

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