Author(s): Melanie Millin
Kombucha is a great natural, healthy and refreshing alternative to sweet carbonated soft drinks, which is easy and cheap to make at home. Learn how to make it yourself with this fantastic guide. Kombucha is made by adding a live culture to sweetened green tea. The culture consumes the tea and sugar and creates naturally sparkling kombucha. Then just add your own fruity flavourings. It requires just a little time and a suitable glass bottle - it's as easy as that. Kombucha is loaded with probiotics, organic acids, acyive enzymes, amino acids and anti-oxidants, so it's super for your gut health. It can also be used as a mixer with gin or to create your own cocktails or mocktails. With a step-by-step guide to the process, recipes for different flavours, plus ideas for cocktails and even some surprising uses you may not have thought of before, this book is essential for all those who want to try out the exciting new superfood drink that's great for your health. Word count: 12,000
'Love Kombucha' are one of the biggest brands selling kombucha in the UK presently. The company launched in September 2013 and has quickly grown. Love Kombucha's drinks are stocked at Planet Organic, Wholefoods Market and Daylesford Organic, and in total 250 outlets across the UK. Company owner, Melanie Millin, came to kombucha through suffering from IBS and following a Paleo diet, where kombucha was recommended to her. After researching the market and feeling 100% better when drinking kombucha instead of her usual fizzy, sugary drinks, she promptly gave up her job as a head hunter to launch this company. She lives in ruralBerkshire with her partner and young son.