Kombucha is an effervescent, tangy tea that’s both delicious and good for you. It’s
made by fermenting sweetened tea using a kombucha culture, which ‘digests’ the
sugar in the tea, thus generating the wealth of vitamins, antioxidants and
probiotics that makes it the nutrient-packed living drink it is.
This is the first-ever fermentation crock to be designed specifically for kombucha
brewing. It comes complete with its own filter and tap valve and allows you to
brew and store your own kombucha at home. The rewritable label at the top of the
crock makes it easy to identify each batch, while the booklet provides plenty of
delicious recipes. For ideas and inspiration, take a sneak peek here:
The interior of all Mortier Pilon crocks and jars is 100% glass. The white parts on
the outside of the crocks and jars are made of non-reactive, BPA-free plastic, and
do not come into contact with the food.
kombucha brewing jar 5 litre
What is kombucha?
Kombucha is a fermented sweet tea that’s rich in beneficial probiotics, organic
acids, B vitamins and enzymes. Kombucha is made by brewing sweetened tea
with a SCOBY culture (Symbiotic Culture Of Bacteria and Yeast), which
transforms the sugar into healthy enzymes and probiotics. It´s also easy to make
fizzy kombucha with a special process called second fermentation, which is the
type of kombucha you usually find in health food stores.
What are the benefits of drinking kombucha?
Many people feel healthier when making kombucha a part of their routine. This
delicious tea is full of beneficial probiotics, which support digestive health by
building communities of good bacteria and flora in the intestines. Kombucha is
also rich in essential B vitamins, antioxidants and folic acid.
Why choose a DIY kit for home-made kombucha tea?
Brewing kombucha for the first time can be intimidating, but the Mortier Pilon
kombucha jar makes it easy. This glass jar has been carefully designed for the
best results and comes with detailed instructions to ensure your kombucha is a