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What’s a microbiome and where is mine?

What’s a microbiome and where is mine?

You’re not yourself. No, really. Far from being 100% human, all of us are in fact, only about 10% concentrate. Why? The remaining 90% of you is made up of trillions of microscopic bacteria - they outnumber your human cells 10 to 1. There’s good ones, which work in harmony with your body, and, well, not so good ones. They’re not just in your gut, either. They’re all over your skin, up your nose...really, you’re just a big walking cruise ship holiday for a whole host of bacteria. We’ve all been washing our hands a lot more recently and of...

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How do the bubbles get into our booch?

How do the bubbles get into our booch?

"Oh, for the wonder that bubbles into my soul." - D. H. Lawrence   There’s something about a few bubbles that gets all of us a bit excited. Whether it’s the kind that come out of a soapy wand when we’re 5 years old, or that first sip of champagne from mum’s glass on New Year’s eve, things that go pop just seem to make everything seem a bit more special.   Maybe it’s the association with life’s joyful moments that mean sparkling drinks feel like such a treat, or perhaps it’s the fact that most of them play on...

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Why added additives just don’t add up.

Why added additives just don’t add up.

The world has changed a lot since Jamie Oliver came into school and banished our turkey dinosaurs and showed us what chicken nuggets are really made of. We’re generally much more aware of what we’re putting into our bodies, but when the post-lunch slump comes (particularly in the height of summer) it can become far too easy to reach for a fizzy drink, and it’s not just the newly introduced sugar tax that’s costing us. Come with us and explore the world of additives, E-numbers and   What is an additive?  Humans have been using additives for centuries. A hard...

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What does KTea Kombucha actually taste like?

What does KTea Kombucha actually taste like?

So you’re keen to join the KTea world, but you’re not quite sure which flavour’s going to set your heart a sizzle? Whether it’s your first foray into the many varied tastes of kombucha, or you’re an old hand, our brews all have their own distinct identity - unlike any you might have tasted before. While it’s hard to get their true ‘je ne sais quois’ down on paper (or screen, as it were) here’s a little intro to our four ferments.   Ktea Gold: Oolong tea with botanicals ...always believe in your soul! We certainly feel indestructible and full...

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