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Posted in thread: Holes in scoby, no mold apparent on 02-17-2012 at 03:42 AM
I added some braggs Apple cider vinegar to my last batch and my scobys grew quickly. Maybe your
brew is off balance.
Posted in thread: Holes in scoby, no mold apparent on 01-16-2012 at 02:33 PM
It could be carbonation/carbon dioxide bubbles coming through? Mine look bubbely, but they keep
getting thicker slowly. I would give it more time and see what it turns to.
Posted in thread: Bottling kombucha on 01-14-2012 at 07:29 AM
I thought swing top bottles allowed gas to escape therefore preventing explosions?
Posted in thread: 2nd batch - Scoby; Continuous Brewing on 01-11-2012 at 04:23 PM
I am making my second batch brew of KT. It's about 2 weeks in. Baby Scoby is about 1/8 -
1/4inch thick. My mother scoby sank to the bottom immediately and has stayed there. The baby
scoby on top appea...
Posted in thread: Moving the SCOBY during fermentation on 01-04-2012 at 10:56 PM
Unless you have a huge scoby, I think it will take a lot longer than your one gallon batch. I
new to the whole works too.
Posted in thread: fallen scoby on 12-23-2011 at 12:04 AM
I checked my kt today. I pushed a straw down past the edge of the scoby and drew some liquid
out. Anyway now it has fallen/sunk at least halfway to the bottom of the container. Should I be
Posted in thread: Kombucha temperature control on 12-22-2011 at 04:27 PM
From what I have read it will just ferment slower if it is colder. I have found that my TV
stand is the warmest place in my house with the cable box/DVR and DVD player in there. I moved
my KT there af...
Posted in thread: Bottling kombucha on 12-21-2011 at 04:04 AM
Hi. I'm new here. I have my first batch of kombucha going. About two weeks in. I'm trying to
figure out the best/easiest/cheapest way to bottle it for the double fermentation. Is it
possible/okay to b...