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Posted in thread: Scary looking...is this okay? on 03-04-2014 at 12:43 PM
I'm a relative newbie, on my 2nd batch, and this batch has some really scary looking bits to
it. Please see pic.Does it look okay? If so, what do I do with the alien looking part?Help!That
looks okay ...
Posted in thread: Using Ginger on 03-03-2014 at 03:22 PM
I've had success with the following methods. I use continuous brew technique, and I add all of
these to the individual bottles for secondary fermentation. I rack off the primary fermenter,
add the gin...
Posted in thread: Do not use ingredients on 03-03-2014 at 03:09 PM
Matcha green tea (the powder form) makes clumps in your tea that looks like mold on the scoby.
It did't affect flavor, but it looks just like mold. I bet the coconut problems come from the
fact that t...
Posted in thread: Bombers for bottling. on 03-03-2014 at 03:04 PM
For what its worth, I've used bombers many times to bottle condition ciders, and I've never had
a problem. I think that you'd be fine with KT since it doesn't get nearly the same pressure as
Posted in thread: Keffir making a scoby on 12-03-2013 at 04:29 PM
I'm hoping some of the booch people here have some experience with Keffir. I've started brewing
water keffir. What I've noticed is that the keffir forms a scoby like kombucha. I was under the
Posted in thread: Need help buying first brew kit please on 09-24-2013 at 07:02 PM
I just graduated from a jar to a drink dispenser for my kombucha.I bought this one and it works
fine so far. It holds a bit over two gallons: cultured my own scoby from a raw kombucha. It
only took a...
Posted in thread: Weak scoby, add more tea+sugar, wait? on 09-24-2013 at 06:56 PM
I'm fairly new to Kombucha, but I wouldn't be particularily worried. Your scoby will thicken
with subsequent ferments. I cultured my scoby from raw kombucha, and did two brews in a gallon
Posted in thread: How to use dried kombucha? on 09-12-2013 at 09:35 PM
Are you sure it is powdered kombucha and not Konbucha (昆布茶, "kelp tea")
which is a brownish beverage made from dried and powdered kombu "edible kelp"?Sometimes
konbucha is referre...
Posted in thread: How to use dried kombucha? on 09-10-2013 at 02:33 PM
One of my friends, knowing I like kombucha, brought back a can of dried kombucha from Japan. It
is a small can of powder. Unfortunately, I cannot read Japanese and don't know how to use
it.How do you ...
Posted in thread: Pseudo Wild Cider Idea on 09-04-2013 at 11:59 PM
Sorry, triple post. Crazy inter webs.Can I delete these?