Author Andrea Potter
Since the relatively recent introduction of kombucha onto North American supermarket shelves, this healthy sparkling beverage has exploded in popularity.
In DIY Kombucha: Sparkling Homebrews Made Easy by Chef and Registered Holistic Nutrionist Andrea Potter, you will find the answers to key questions including "where
does all that sugar go?. "do I need to get a sitter for it when I go on holidays?', and does this SCOBY look normal?"
And while kombucha as a straight-up refreshing drink over ice is great, to help you get in the holiday spirit we are sharing this cocktail recipe Mah's Orange Mint Kombucha Spritz.
Mah's Orange Mint Kombucha Spritz
- Choose a sturdy mixing glass.
- Place the mint leaves into the bottom of the glass.
- Add orange sections.
Press down lightly on the leaves and orange with muddler and give a few gentle twists. You are done
when juice has released from the flesh of the orange and it smells minty.
- Add ice cubes and stir.
- Top with kombucha and strain into a beautiful glass.
- Serve immediately. Garnish with mint leaf.
5–8 mint leaves
1–2 mandarin oranges
¾ cup green tea kombucha—
(Janice suggests cherry
2 ounces gin (optional)
5–6 medium sized ice cubes