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Tepache–A Fermented Beverage

Our culture is addicted to junk, especially in the form of heavily-sugared, carbonated beverages. Worse yet are the diet varieties. ...

How to Make Fermented Hummus

Of all the condiments we use on a regular basis, I never thought of making my own mustard until I ...

How Does Alcohol Fermentation Work

We often take nature for granted—the leaves that drop from trees compost to feed the trees, manure from animals feeds ...

Fermenting with Dead Sea Salts

Ever read the "How Things Work" kind of books? I love them. This post is one of those types of ...

What is Kahm Yeast & Is it safe?

As a newbie fermenter, I came across kahm yeast and promptly threw everything out. I wish I knew then what ...

Can a lactose-intolerant person eat yogurt?

People that cannot tolerate dairy products tend to shy away from fermented dairy, like yogurt, as well. Whether that is ...

Fermented Foods for Depression

The last time I took a child to the doctor for an ear infection the doctor suggested I let the infection run ...

A Comparison of Canning vs Fermenting

If you want the healthiest option for food preservation and have cold storage available that does not require electricity, you ...

How to Make Flavored Kombucha

If there is one thing I want folks to know about fermenting food, it's that fermenting food is about more ...