The Amazing Probiotic Tea that Cleanses, Heals, Energizes, and Detoxifies
Author: Eric Childs,Jessica Childs
Category: Health & Fitness
The complete guide to kombucha— the wildly popular probiotic tea. Kombucha is lauded worldwide by healers, athletes, yogis, and other health-conscious souls, and is now going mainstream. Kombucha, a fermented tea beverage, has many cleansing, healing, and detoxifying effects. Eric and Jessica Childs, founders of Kombucha Brooklyn and experts on the wonders of kombucha, share their knowledge in this complete guide to kombucha. In addition to the science and culture of ‘buch, Kombucha! includes recipes and reveals inventive uses for the beverage in cooking, cocktails, and beauty products, tapping the benefits of probiotics for radiant rejuvenation.
Healthy Beverage and Natural Remedy from the Far East : Its Correct Preparation and Use
Author: Günther W. Frank
Pubpsher: Ennsthaler Gesellschaft M B H & Company
Category: Health & Fitness
Kombucha, the fermented tea drink that has been consumed for thousands of years, is said to have a range of health benefits. It is considered a home remedy for many ailments and diseases. In this book you will discover everything you need to know about the beverage and its ancient traditions. Starting with the kombucha mushroom itself and its characteristics, to the diverse ways of preparation and use of the tea mushroom beverage, to how to make the mushroom long-lasting. This book is a must read for all kombucha fans and those who want to know more about this amazing remedy -- a true "Kombucha Bible."
Revised Edition The Medicinal Benefits of an Ancient Healing Tea
Author: Klaus Kaufmann
Pubpsher: Book Publishing Company
Category: Health & Fitness
The fermented tea known as kombucha (kom-boo-cha) has been hailed as a cure-all in many parts of the world. Kombucha's popularity in North America is surging because of its great taste and contributions to wellness. Holistic health consultant Klaus Kaufmann discusses kombucha's historical and modern uses and its numerous health benefits, which include its ability to aid digestion, eliminate toxins, support the immune system, and boost energy. He also provides clear, step-by-step instructions and troubleshooting tips for making kombucha tea at home using a fermentation process that converts it into beneficial enzymes, acids, and vitamins. This completely revised and updated edition includes the latest information on current brews and fermenting techniques. Follow the insights and practical advice contained in this guide, and you'll discover everything you need to know to start enjoying this delicious, naturally tangy fermented beverage.
Brewing, Flavoring, and Enjoying the Health Benefits of Fermented Tea
Author: Hannah Crum,Alex LaGory
Pubpsher: Storey Publishing
2016 Silver Nautilus Book Award Winner Brew your own kombucha at home! With more than 400 recipes, including 268 unique flavor combinations, you can get exactly the taste you want — for a fraction of the store-bought price. This complete guide, from the proprietors of Kombucha Kamp, shows you how to do it from start to finish, with illustrated step-by-step instructions and troubleshooting tips. The book also includes information on the many health benefits of kombucha, fascinating details of the drink’s history, and recipes for delicious foods and drinks you can make with kombucha (including some irresistible cocktails!). “This is the one go-to resource for all things kombucha.” — Andrew Zimmern, James Beard Award–winning author and host of Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods
“I can assure you of this: nothing tastes better than your homemade batch of kombucha.” —From the Foreword by Rana Chang, Owner/Founder, House Kombucha Get your kombucha brew on! Fresh, fragrant, and fizzy, home brewed kombucha tea is not only easy to make, it is simply the best testing, healthiest kombucha you’ve yet to try. DIY Kombucha will take you steep-by-steep (and step-by-step) through the process of creating your own flavorful probiotic powerhouse. Here you’ll find: · Clear info on how much kombucha to drink a day, the alcohol content in kombucha, why homebrewing isn’t dangerous, what to look for in (and where to buy) brewing equipment, and more · All the fermented tea recipes you could ever want, including master teas, quick mixes, infusions, juices, smoothies, and even healthy mocktails. · Stories and advice from the founders and brewers behind House Kombucha, Health-Ade, Humm Kombucha, Lion Heart Kombucha, and Buddha’s Brew Kombucha Balancing instruction with encouragement, DIY Kombucha gives every home brewer the skills and confidence to make delicious home brews for every season, every symptom, and every Sunday brunch. Drinks include Chia Kombucha Refresca * Hibiscus Kombucha Cooler * Lavender-Mint Kombucha * Salted-Grapefruit Kombucha Juice * Carrot-Beet Cleanse Kombucha * ’Buch Bloody Mary * Kombucha Kosmo, and more!
75 Recipes for Homemade Brews, Fixers, Elixirs, and Mixers
Author: Stephen Lee,Ken Koopman
Pubpsher: Ten Speed Press
This guide from the founder of Kombucha Wonder Drink demystifies the process of brewing kombucha at home and offers recipes for using it in infusions, smoothies, cocktails, and more. The Wonder Drink Kombucha—a fizzy, fermented tea-based beverage packed with probiotics, vitamins, and enzymes—has home brewers salivating. And who better to guide you through the brewing process than a tea guru with more than forty years of experience under his belt? Stephen Lee, cofounder of Tazo Tea and Stash Tea, turned his attention to fermented tea and founded Kombucha Wonder Drink in 2001. In Kombucha Revolution, Lee reveals the secrets to brewing the perfect batch of kombucha and caring for your very own SCOBY (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria and Yeast). He also shares his favorite recipes—plus contributions from brewers, bartenders, and chefs like “Kombucha Mamma” Hannah Crum and Wildwood’s Dustin Clark—for infusing your brew with fruits, herbs, and spices, and incorporating it into juices, smoothies, sauces, snacks, sweets, and cocktails. With recipes for Lavender–Green Tea Kombucha, Cranberry Bitters Cocktails, Kombucha Vinegar, Green Smoothies, Kombucha Lime Ceviche, and Kombucha Pear Sorbet, mixing this healthful brew into your everyday lifestyle has never been so revolutionary.
Making thirst-quenchingly healthy kombucha, kefir, and natural sparkling sodas at home is easier than you probably think--this book breaks the process down step-by-step. This simple and stunningly photographed book explains the basics of brewing your own kombucha, kefir, and natural soda--right from your very own home. Truly, this book couldn't arrive in your life at a better time. At this crucial moment of consumer awareness, many of us are starting to make better and more informed choices about what we eat and drink--and we're given plenty more choice than in the years gone by. The drinks-cooler section in all supermarkets and corner stores is now laden with healthier options which challenge the classic selection of commercialized, sugar-filled sodas of our youth. Today you'll find anywhere a whole range of naturally low-sugar, fermented alternatives such as kombucha, switchel, and kefir--all healthy, gut-friendly drink options. These thirst-quenchers might seem too complicated to consider making yourself--but in fact, fermented drinks are much easier to create at home than you might think. That's the thing about fermentation... You just bottle it up and wait. This book contains forty easy-to-create drinks that will not just save you money, but will make you feel great too! Recipes in the book include kefir, kombucha, grapefruit soda, cider, switchel, and mead. You'll be a (mocktail) mixologist in no time!
Create your own collection of non-alcoholic, probiotic wonder drinks in your own kitchen! Kombucha is perhaps one of the most popular fermented probiotic health tonics on the market, promoting high levels of B Vitamins, antioxidants, and detoxifying properties. Doctors of both conventional and natural medicine agree that probiotics have positive effects on digestion, metabolism, immune system, and mental health. Fermented probiotic drinks help repopulate our intestinal tracts with healthy, friendly bacteria, which is essential to wellness. Good digestion, boosted immunity, improved brain function, and better mental health are all benefits that come with consuming kombucha and drinks like it. The Joy of Home Brewing Kombucha will show you how to create these beverages for you and your family using minimal equipment and ingredients. Via the more than 50 easy-to-follow recipes, you will learn how to brew: Delicious kombucha recipes Dairy-based kefir and yogurts Fruit and vegetable juice Kvass. The timeless and invigorating health tonic Rejuvilac And simple and delicious lacto-fermented sodas such as root beer, ginger ale, and ginger beer. By the end of this book, you’ll be armed with the basic skills and knowledge necessary to brew these healthy beverages safely at home.