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vinegar pellicles in a jar
Podcast Heads-Up: Gastropod Does Vinegar
August 30, 2017


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Gastropod’s Kombucha Culture Episode
August 13, 2016

One thing I struggle with in researching different fermentation cultures is the wildly imaginative claims made about many of them. It's... Read More
Kombucha SCOBY
Grow Your Own Kombucha SCOBY from Scratch
July 26, 2016

Kombucha, a vinegar cousin, is fermented by organisms that build their own house at the surface of the liquid. This SCOBY, or... Read More
ACV Hack with Angry Orchard Stone Dry
Apple Cider Vinegar Hack
July 22, 2016

Or - what to do when you don't have an apple tree but like making ACV. It's really this easy. Lots... Read More
Jun SCOBY Air Pocket
From the Cabinet of Creepy Pellicles
June 12, 2016

Checked in on my Cabinet of Creepy Pellicles today and I found one of my jun jars doing something odd. Click to embiggen. ... Read More
Jun pellicles
Vinegar, Kombucha, Jun – Where Do They Come From?
June 9, 2016

The Cabinet of Creepy Pellicles In my house I have an antique hutch that was reclaimed from some older house as a... Read More
Jun tea and SCOBYs
Jun, Kombucha’s Eccentric Sibling
June 8, 2016

In the universe of vinegar cousins, kombucha is probably the best known. It's become one of America's fad miracle drinks and... Read More
Vinegar Basics
May 25, 2016

Vinegar is one of those entirely misunderstood but constantly used edibles. It's mixed into salad dressings and marinades, used as an... Read More