How to Make Kombucha at Home

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Ingredients (6)

  • 3 1/2 quarts water
  • 1 cup sugar (table sugar, turbinado, demerara, sugar in the raw, or brown sugar)
  • 8 bags caffeinated tea, or 4 tablespoons looseleaf tea (black, green, or white)
  • 2 cups prepared unflavored kombucha
  • 1 scoby
  • To flavor: 2 to 3 cups of juice, 1 to 2 cups chopped fruit, 2 to 4 tablespoons fresh herbs or spices


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This Cuban classic Mojito is a refreshing mix of crisp, white rum, sparkling soda water, fresh, zesty lime and fragrant mint leaves. Balancing the rum's smooth warmth with the lime's citrusy tang and the mint's cool, herbal notes, it promises to burst a tropical bliss!

Ingredients (5)

  • 2 oz. Captain Morgan White Rum
  • 0.75 oz. Lime Juice
  • 0.75 oz. Sugar Syrup
  • 2 oz. Soda Water
  • 10 Mint Leaves

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