Can I make kombucha from herbal tea?

Make herbal tea kombucha. Herbal kombucha can be made from a variety of herbs and spices. Find out how to choose the right herbs for kombucha herbal tea.

herbal tea kombucha. You don't need normal tea for kombucha. health benefits and risks of different teas.
Can you make kombucha with herbal tea? Yes!

Are you wondering what kind of tea to use for kombucha? Can we make herbal kombucha?

Most kombucha recipes will insist that you have to use proper tea leaves from the Camellia sinensis tea bush. But it turns out that that’s more of a guideline than a rule. Continue reading “Can I make kombucha from herbal tea?”

Know your probiotics – brewing a better kombucha.

When we’re making kombucha, we want it to be as healthy and as health-giving as we can. Because even though it tastes great, most of us are doing this because of kombucha’s health benefits.

We want to see improvements in our health. Otherwise, why bother, right?

So, let’s dive into the exciting world of lactic-acid bacteria, and how they benefit your kombucha brew.

Continue reading “Know your probiotics – brewing a better kombucha.”

Anti-viral Kombucha can prevent the spread of Foot and Mouth

Kombucha’s benefits include being a great antioxidant and a probiotic. But is kombucha antiviral? Could drinking kombucha help protect against the flu and other viruses?

Today’s research paper looks at using herbal medicine for foot and mouth disease. But not just any herbal medicine. They used a mix of Chinese herbs known for their anti-viral effects, then fermented that mix with a kombucha scoby to make a Chinese Herbal Kombucha.

Indicentally, Kombucha in Chinese is “hongchajun” (red tea fungus). Continue reading “Anti-viral Kombucha can prevent the spread of Foot and Mouth”