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Old 09-18-2011, 01:04 PM   #1
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Default Growing a mother.

I purchased 2 bottles GT'S Kombucho. I was going to use it for a starter. Later I noticed later that is was flavored gingerade. Can I use this or should I find no flavor GT's

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Old 09-21-2011, 02:13 PM   #2
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Well I read an earlier post and there was information on it being tried. So I did and only time will tell.

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Old 09-28-2011, 01:32 PM   #3
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I don't know the science behind kombucha yet so I'm not sure why people recommend ginger only, or plain KT.

I've been using the dregs from any bottle I drink to add to my growing mother. Seems to be working just fine.

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Old 09-28-2011, 01:38 PM   #4
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you should be fine, but if it doesn't work, go for the unflavored.

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Old 09-28-2011, 01:49 PM   #5
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It will most likely work to grow a mother, but it might carry the ginger flavor with it. The flavor will probably fade after you make a couple of batches, but I used an unflavored starter to make sure I could have plain kombucha and flavor it how I wanted...

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I am about a week into my first attempt and i did mine with gt gingerade. so far it looks like its working out fine, but ill make a post when its all done.

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