Kombucha and the Fermentation Process

Kombucha and the Fermentation Process

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Shannon Kamins started Booch Organic Kombucha in 2015, when she was brainstorming ideas for a business grounded both in helping contribute to the local food movement and in repairing her own—and others’—gut health.With an academic background in Health Sciences with Health Promotion and a love for fermentation, she arrived at the idea of starting her own kombucha company… and the rest is history!On January 28, 2018, Shannon, Founder and Master Fermenter at Booch, presented at the Guelph Organic Conference. Here’s an informative synopsis of her talk on fermentation and the making of kombucha.FERMENTATIONFermentation is the process of breaking down or digesting a substance by a group of microorganisms, usually producing effervescence. It is a process that has been traditionally used to make alcohol and preserve food by extending its life and making it more digestible, less toxic,…
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Booch x6

Booch x6

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At Booch Organic Kombucha, we make good quality, authentic, small-batch kombucha available to the communities of Southwestern Ontario.“Booch is connection in a bottle,” says Shannon Kamins, founder of Booch, “a nod to yesteryear that promotes health of the mind, gut, and soul.” Each bottle incorporates local ingredients, organic fare, and lots of love.Every bottle of Booch uses only the best ingredients—always certified organic, locally foraged, and ethically harvested.The nutrition that comes from picked-in-the-moment, locally available fruits and vegetables is outstanding; natural wild yeasts, residue from pollinators, bacteria, and living microorganisms all impart incredible health benefits, which build antibodies and support immune function.Recently harvested ingredients are added to very loved kombucha! You hit the jackpot!Both the “Classic 6” and other seasonal flavours are at the epitome of Booch being a socially…
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Festive Booch Cocktails

Festive Booch Cocktails

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Add some cheer to your holiday season with festive Booch cocktails!‘Tis the season for gathering with friends, family, and loved ones—and adding a Booch cocktail into the mix can help make the season merry!With a wide range of flavours, these gently carbonated treats are sure to please all palates; bright undertones of festive tangy fruits will keep your spirits bright while undertones of mint, orange, and bitter herbs are the perfect pre-dinner aperitif.Visit one of our retailers near you to pick up a bottle of Booch (or three) and get ready for mixing! 1-2 oz of Alpenbitter No.7Large splash of Greens3 BoochSplash of soda waterSqueeze of limeGarnish with mint and cranberries Half glass of wheat beer (try: Two Steppe from the London Brewing Co-op or Kronenbourg 1664 Blanc)Half glass of…
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