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All about Kombucha

All about Kombucha

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United States

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All about Kombucha

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@boochnews

Language:

English

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510-432-1911


Episodes

Eric Brown: Kombucha Reviewer

2/8/2021
I came across a young man who is an enthusiastic kombucha reviewer. He’s collected dozens of brands from local stores and plans to publish reviews of them on his Kold Kombucha Instagram and YouTube channels. Eric Brown first tasted kombucha... The post Eric Brown: Kombucha Reviewer appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:20:24

Profile: Nunc Living Jun, Buckingham, UK

12/7/2020
I met Andrew Mills online at the recent virtual Kombucha Summit. He held an impromptu Zoom tour of his facility, showcasing his compact production area in a barn on his property in Buckinghamshire, England. He built it for just £12,000... The post Profile: Nunc Living Jun, Buckingham, UK appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:32:56

Profile: Baba’s Brew, Phoenixville, PA

11/24/2020
Olga Sorzano was introduced to kombucha in Siberia by her grandmother, Baba, who kept a jar of continuous brew fermenting on top of her refrigerator year-round. “I would visit her and use any excuse to have a chance to taste... The post Profile: Baba’s Brew, Phoenixville, PA appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:19:52

Profile: Artizen Kombucha, Perth, Ontario, Canada

11/15/2020
Artizen Kombucha was co-founded by Russian immigrant Daria (Dasha) Konstantinovna Smolentseva and her husband Sebastien Armand. It’s a thriving small-batch kombucha company rooted in the Ontario landscape, its community, and seasonal local ingredients. Their typical customers are young families interested... The post Profile: Artizen Kombucha, Perth, Ontario, Canada appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:17:44

Profile: New Life Force Kombucha, Derry, Northern Ireland

10/22/2020
It was Liz Mclaughlin’s dream to start New Life Force Kombucha. Quite literally, she had a dream of Saint Patrick – the patron saint of Ireland – gaining ‘new life force’ from a sustaining drink. Liz writes: … he became... The post Profile: New Life Force Kombucha, Derry, Northern Ireland appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:15:34

Mannanova Solutions: Commercial kombucha production experts

10/9/2020
I recently interviewed Mannanova Solutions‘ founder and president Sébastien Bureau. He spent several years as VP of R&D for Rise Kombucha, the biggest Kombucha company in Canada, and played a critical role in its growth. He left in 2014 to... The post Mannanova Solutions: Commercial kombucha production experts appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:31:00

Bucha30: All-in-one kombucha brewery management software

10/7/2020
Kombucha brewers understand the importance of tracking their data, whether in a spreadsheet, paper logs, or an electronic brewery management system. However, most of the data ends up sitting in a binder or locked in a spreadsheet. The main reason?... The post Bucha30: All-in-one kombucha brewery management software appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:18:28

Investment opportunity: KombuchaTown equity crowdfunding campaign

9/30/2020
Kombucha Town is a successful Seattle-area kombucha brand with sales up from $1.1m to $1.4m over the last year. They were the first brand to sell kombucha in recyclable cans. Since 2011, they’ve sold a cumulative one million cans —... The post Investment opportunity: KombuchaTown equity crowdfunding campaign appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:24:40

Profile: Cotswold Kombucha, Cheltenham, England

9/25/2020
Stephen Lee first tasted kombucha in his hometown of Fremont, California, in 2008. After meeting his English fiancee, he settled in the English spa town of Cheltenham, the gateway to the Cotswolds. He’d been brewing kombucha at home for the... The post Profile: Cotswold Kombucha, Cheltenham, England appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:22:51

KBI Introduces Code of Practice

7/17/2020
A Code of Practice for the kombucha industry We interviewed Hannah Crum, the president of Kombucha Brewers International (KBI), the trade association committed to promoting and protecting commercial kombucha brewers around the world. On Monday of this week, KBI released... The post KBI Introduces Code of Practice appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:21:29

Profile: Laid Bear Kombucha, Leek, Staffordshire, England

7/10/2020
Home town kombucha #4 This is the fourth in a series of posts featuring kombucha companies based in North West England. So far I’ve posted an interview with Emma of Booch & Brew in Altrincham, Mark Young of Brew Loka... The post Profile: Laid Bear Kombucha, Leek, Staffordshire, England appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:23:49

Profile: Booch & Brew, Altrincham, England

6/25/2020
Home town kombucha #3 This is third in a series of posts featuring kombucha companies based in North-West England. I’m surveying the kombucha scene in the part of England where I grew up, before I left for college, and, eventually,... The post Profile: Booch & Brew, Altrincham, England appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:22:29

Profile: YAYA Kombucha, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

5/30/2020
Like most brewers, Tom and Charlotte began brewing kombucha in their home in Amsterdam. In 2015 they started brewing commercially, and the spare bedroom became a bonafide home brewery where the flavor development and research began. One year and many tastings... The post Profile: YAYA Kombucha, Amsterdam, The Netherlands appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:30:31

Profile: Moody Culture Kombucha, State College, Pennsylvania

5/8/2020
In February 2016, John Schaffer visited the San Francisco Bay Area from Pennsylvania to watch the Broncos beat the Panthers in Superbowl 50. After the game, he took a side trip to the Napa Valley and tasted kombucha for the... The post Profile: Moody Culture Kombucha, State College, Pennsylvania appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:27:40

Profile: Kombuco Fizz, Munich, Germany

4/28/2020
Note: This interview happened in January, before the COVID-19 crisis. Kombuco Fizz is doing well despite the situation. Their online sales include a 20% ‘Kombuco-versus-Corona’ discount to customers. Founding Kombuco Fizz Three years ago Sophia and Andreas were looking for... The post Profile: Kombuco Fizz, Munich, Germany appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:24:46

Highlights: GT Dave Instagram Live conversation

4/6/2020
On Sunday April 5 Adam Vanni, co-founder of Jarr Kombucha, hosted an Instagram Live conversation with the legendary GT Dave, founder of GTs Living Foods. The 40-minute conversation was available for a brief time on the Jarr Kombucha Instagram page.... The post Highlights: GT Dave Instagram Live conversation appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:11:43

Profile: Max Ozhegov, Kombucha Club, Moscow

4/4/2020
Long before American hippies (and GT Dave) discovered it, kombucha was a staple in Russia. Tea Mushroom There was a time, back in the USSR, when most households brewed a concoction known in Russian as a chayniy grib, or “tea... The post Profile: Max Ozhegov, Kombucha Club, Moscow appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:15:07

Interview: Adam Vanni, Jarr Kombucha

3/31/2020
In this interview, Jarr Kombucha co-founder Adam Vanni updates us on the relocation of his brewery from East London in the UK to the Belgian city of Oudenaarde and the 350-year-old Liefmans Brewery. Following the 2018 acquisition by Belgium family-owned... The post Interview: Adam Vanni, Jarr Kombucha appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:25:03

Interview: Dr. Simone Bellassai, CDR FoodLab, Florence, Italy

3/11/2020
Brewing commercial quantities of kombucha is a challenge. To produce ‘booch with consistent taste, that meets customers’ expectations and passes inspection, a number of parameters need to be carefully measured and controlled. Accurate measurement enables better control of the fermentation... The post Interview: Dr. Simone Bellassai, CDR FoodLab, Florence, Italy appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:09:05

2/21: World Kombucha Day

2/9/2020
Kombucha Brewers International (KBI), the leading trade organization committed to promoting and protecting commercial kombucha brewers around the world, has declared February 21, 2020, as the inaugural World Kombucha Day. Not to be confused with National Booch Day, which a... The post 2/21: World Kombucha Day appeared first on 'Booch News.

Duration:00:15:09