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wisconsingal Aug 4, 2006 12:56 PM

Does anyone know of a place that makes and sells or serves kombucha (the fermented tea)in Greater Boston? They sell it bottled at Whole Foods but I want to find a place that actually makes it from start.

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  1. galleygirl Aug 4, 2006 03:57 PM

    I actually met the guy that bottles the small bottles they sell at WF, the ones with the funky little eastern-looking label. Since they have to ferment for a few weeks in the bottle anyway, why not drink the bottled stuff? I'm in love with their ginger flavored one. But if you find any locally made, I'd love to know, too. The stuff is just amazing; a wonderful afternoon lift.

    1. MB fka MB Aug 4, 2006 07:48 PM

      I like the citrus kombucha at WF. The guy downstairs from me brews it himself, but that doesn't help now, does it? His stuff is good, even though the culture or whatever it is looks like a mini-jabba the hut.

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        chow7117 Jan 8, 2007 05:04 PM

        This is an old conversation about Kombucha but I wanted to check in. Has anyone found it served at a cafe anywhere around town?

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          powella Jan 8, 2007 05:43 PM

          I heard that the Harvest Coop in Cambridge sells large jugs of kombucha made by some local guy.......but I haven't had the chance to check this out for myself yet. Can anyone confirm?

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            chow7117 Jan 9, 2007 12:10 PM

            i'll give them a call and report back.

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