Have you heard about the trendy new drink, kombucha? Mahaska is excited to announce that we are now carrying búcha, an all natural and organic tea. Kombucha is a great alternative to other sugary beverages that lack nutritional value. But what is kombucha and what makes it so great? Read below for answers.
What’s the Story?
Though kombucha has only recently become a trend, it actually dates back 2,000 years to Ancient China, where it was used to treat arthritis and cancer. It was originally known as the “Immortality Tea” during the First Imperial Dynasty in China.
What is Kombucha?
Kombucha is an organic black tea fermented with bacteria, yeast, and live cultures. Nowadays, people drink kombucha to treat other health issues, such as acne, fatigue, hypertension, and headaches. Kombucha is known to help with digestion and strengthen your immune system.
What’s so great about búcha?
This probiotic sparkling tea comes in a wide variety of flavors, including: guava mango, lemongrass ginger, blood orange, grapefruit sage, raspberry pomegranate, verbena rose, and yuzu lemon. It has a complex rounded finish, with no vinegar aftertaste like other kombucha teas.