What is Kombucha?
Kombucha is a fermented tea made from the Camellia Sinensis plant, also known as black or green tea. The making of Kombucha starts with a sweetened tea that is then fermented with a SCOBY. Kombucha has an abundance of antioxidants, which help to strengthen the immune system, helping to protect the body against inflammatory diseases. For more information about Kombucha, please click here.
What is a SCOBY?
SCOBY is an acronym for Symbiotic Culture Of Bacteria and Yeast. SCOBY is obtained when certain bacteria and yeasts are combined and grown under the right conditions. It's a live culture (similar to a slimy pancake) that grows and evolves, fueled by sugar and caffeine.
How will I feel after drinking MAI Kombucha?
Kombucha is supposed to make you feel revitalized. Each bottle contains thousands of live probiotics that support gut health and promote overall well-being. Natural effervescence can help you feel fuller.
Can children drink Kombucha?
We believe that our Kombucha is kid-friendly and may be a better choice than sugary drinks or sodas. Kombucha has high levels of probiotics, which aid digestion, boost energy levels and promote healthy metabolism.
Does Kombucha need to be consumed with a meal?
Do not. Kombucha can be enjoyed before, during and after a meal.
When is the best time to drink Kombucha?
Drinking Kombucha is a great way to get your daily dose of probiotics. Whether you drink it in the morning, noon or later in the evening - there's no wrong time for this health elixir!
Can I drink Kombuch if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
We have heard from many mothers who continue to drink Kombucha during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. However, if you are unsure whether to introduce anything new into your system during this time, we recommend that you consult your healthcare professional due to the delicate nature of pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Where can I buy Mai Kombucha?
Our Kombucha is available across the country at markets, restaurants, cafes, convenience stores and online. If you want to order online, click here.