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Kombucha is a great probiotic drink. I wanted to know if I could make it from scratch. Here's part one of a mini-tiny series. Can I do it? If it looks like f...

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Comment by Susan on March 7, 2017 at 19:06

Always wondered what SCOBY stood for :)  Thanks Lissa

Comment by Lissa on March 7, 2017 at 9:38


She's a Mother (or SCOBY) ;)

Symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast. Definitely not snotty but firm and buxom. Good lesson re making your own from scratch.

Comment by Andrew Cumberland on March 4, 2017 at 22:03

LOL.  Me too Soph.  I think at the end of the first ferment (happening now) he might have a friend.  Funny thing is that he didn't feel very snotty: a bit like a stiff jel mix. 

Comment by Sophie on March 4, 2017 at 12:10
I like your snotty lil friend :)

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