Search
Browse Categories

Kombucha Mushroom Starter Dragon Pearl

<< Previous in Kombucha Mushroom Starter Kits Next in Kombucha Mushroom Starter Kits >>

kombucha mushroom starter kit
: $19.95
Item Number: KSD

We were first introduced to this particular strain by Trevor (Australia Kombucha Group) in 2001 and has been my favorite since the first sip.

 

Dragon Pearl Tea (Mo Li Long Zhu) is a beautiful fusion of tender green tea rolled leaves and jasmine boutique. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine jasmine enhances green teas cooling and relaxing benefits as well as Kombucha own clearing affect. Synergistly  Kombucha tea and Dragon Pearls Dispels Wind, frees the channels, stops bleeding, and disperses  stasis: Used to treat Wind-Damp joint pain, and stiffness, trauma, cools the blood and stops swellings, painful obstructions of the throat.

The result is a rare enjoyment of relaxation even in a too-busy world. As a green tea it is lower in caffeine than the common black teas. Yet since Dragon Pearls are made from the younger more tender leaves it is higher in caffeine than the inferior grades of green tea. One important advantage is that our Dragon Pearls may be steeped much longer (and may be used over again to make a tasteful cup of tea) without becoming bitter as common in green teas. This is my all time favorite kombucha tea.

 

As a bonus we are offering our premium Dragon Pearl Jasmine Tea for the lowest price ever. Other places on the interent sell this quality tea for upwards of $100 a pound - and its well worth it. You can buy ours for just $10.95 a quarter pound. We guarantee you'll love this tea.  
 
Begin making your own Kombucha Tea. Our Starter kits include Creamy smooth extra thick 5-inch mushroom, 1/2 oz of our prized Dragon Pearls,  one+ cup starter tea at the proper pH. 80 page Brewing & Health Guide, plus toll free support. Shipped in our heat sealed FDA approved food grade packaging to ensure a safe trip.
Guaranteed to produce a healthy vibrant baby.
 
Continue to produce kombucha tea just by adding pure water, tea and your sugar normally used in your home. Don't forget to stock up on your tea. Our packaged Premium and Organic Tea    are packaged to make between 10-12 gallons of kombucha tea. The quality of our teas is excellent and I don't believe you'll find a better value anywhere. Also consider our options to personalize your kombucha experience.  If for any reason you find our product is not quite what you're looking for simply return anytime for a full refund. Create a true symbiotic relationship.
 
Kombucha Tea has been found to be safe and effective. According to Cornell Food Sciences (University of New York) Kombucha Tea should be brewed to a 3.0 pH (semi-sweet taste) to ward off possible pathogens. Pathogenic growth can be prevented by the consumption of the properly fermented tea, which in turn aids immunity and illness prevention and leads to better overall health.  However if the fermentation is allowed to continue too long, the acidity can increase to very high levels, which may pose a potential health risk. Acetic acid concentrations may rise to levels as high as 30 g/L (3%) when the tea is allowed to ferment for up to 30 days and threaten autoimmune compromised individuals and babies. Other factors besides 3% acetic acid have to be taken into consideration. Normal healthy individuals are not considered at risk. Healthy individuals may take acetic levels at twice that level. Other healthy products like Apple Cider and vinegars are often 5% acetic acid.  It is the volume of tea taken, combined with the individual overall health that are the primary considerations. Fermentation may continue and indeed undergo a secondary fermentation when bottling or left in storage. At that stage (acetic acid >2 % ) the normal pleasant tasting KT becomes too vinegary and is often just discarded or watered down with fruit juice or water. pH strips are available at beer & wine hobby shops or directly from us (see options above) Refer also to our online library for safe brewing instructions or feel free to contact us anytime with your concerns.  
 

Possible side affects. The FDA and CDC have investigated all suspicion of possible kombucha contamination. It is reassuring to know that over the millions of kombucha brewers, with numerous methods and standards kombucha is considered 100% safe.  Because there are a great many kombucha recipes and brewing methods it is impossible to pinpoint anything more than a general concern; Stomach gurgling, constipation, or diarrhea; Heartburn and burning sensation in the stomach may be due to drinking kombucha tea on an empty stomach and usually resolved when taken with food. Menstruation may be more pronounced and stronger. Reddish skin rash, or flare-up of an existing skin condition.  If this occurs simply reduce the amount by 1/2 and allow your body to adjust. This may be a Helmix Reaction, “healing crisis” as the kombucha botanical is releasing toxins. The body normally releases toxins through the urine. In more intense times through the stool, skin and nose. A “healing crisis” is similar to the symptoms of a cold or flu and should be resolved within a few days. If not it may be an allergic reaction or signs of a serious cold or flu and something that should be considered by a local medical professional.

Kombucha acts as a blood thinner and may lower blood pressure caution is urged for those with potential hypotension, or on blood thinners. Do not use just prior to or after surgery or while fasting.
 

If Pregnant or Nursing. I do not recommend kombucha tea. It seems I argue with many women who insist that they themselves drank freely all through their pregnancy and have given their children KT as well and all grew to be healthy and wise. Matter of fact many women say this frequently. My cautionary is simple one of "Physician Do No Harm” In almost all these cases there is no medical reason (at that time) for intervention. I prefer to err on the side of caution. We do know that kombucha will cross into the milk. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, kombucha will break stasis and expel pathogens. That’s what a developing fetus is. However kombucha, in these circumstances, do not appear to have that affect, yet I still advise caution. Children under the age of 4 are still developing their own immune system and therefore I do not advise kombucha, as they their own immune system may not fully develop.  The volume of KT as well as the level of acidity (see above) should be calculated to the child as well as taken the Childs overall constitution.  

 
At this time our Kombucha Tea is the only know cure for EBS.
Kombucha Brew Guide, Step by Step with pictures

Related Items you may want

oak_fermenting_container
10 Liter (2 1/2 Gallon ) Oak Cask
: From $130.00 to $145.00
10 Liter (2 1/2 Gallon ) Oak Cask
Oak Cask for fermenting Kombucha Tea, Water-Kefir, Japanese Water Crystals, Ginger Beer or making your own vinegar. Also availble in 20 liter (5 gallon) Ships UPS only except for Alaska and Hawaii..
10 liter (2.642 Gallon) GLASS with Spigot
: $54.95
10 liter (2.642 Gallon)  GLASS with Spigot
Great for all fermented Probiotics. Kombucha tea, Vinegar, Ginger Beer, Japanese Water Crystals, Water Kefir and more. Ships UPS only except for Alaska and Hawaii..
porcelein_fermenting_container
1000 ml Flip Top Bottle (6)
: Out of Stock
1000 ml Flip Top Bottle (6)
CLEAR Glass. Set of 6 bottles. Grolsch Style, EZCAP, swing top, Lightning-type toggle closures, One Liter /.33.8 oz Glass Bottle. Buy one case (6 bottles) for $29.95
free shipping
ceramic _fermenting_container
2 1/2 Gallon Porclein with Spigot Blue Strip Lead Free
: $39.95
2 1/2 Gallon Porclein with Spigot Blue Strip Lead Free
Ceramic Brew Master 10 liters Green Strip. Shown with our Heating Pad (not included) Ships only via UPS
oak_fermenting_container
20 Liter (5 Gallon) Oak Cask
: From $175.00 to $189.00
20 Liter (5 Gallon)  Oak Cask
Oak Cask for fermenting Kombucha Tea, Water-Kefir, Japanese Water Crystals, Ginger Beer or making your own vinegar. Also availble in 10 liter (2 1/2 gallon) Ships UPS only except for Alaska and Hawaii..
kombucha_brewing_equipment
4 One-Gallon Jars with Plastic Lids
: $29.95
4 One-Gallon Jars with Plastic Lids
This item must be shipped via UPS
5_gallon_continuos_brewing_container
5 Gallon Food Grade
: $21.95
5  Gallon Food Grade
Tested for kombucha compatibility. Perfect for easy healthy kombucha tea brewing. Simply use the spigot to draw off some tea and replace as needed. No need to remove or replace the mushrooms. Complete with spigot, Cloth and extra large rubber band plus
pH_digital
Airlock
: $7.95
Airlock
Bubbler airlock with universal stopper *** FREE SHIPPING
free shipping
organic sugar
Carbonation Drops
: $5.95
Carbonation Drops
Obtain the Carbonation you want without sacrificing the beneficial acids. No need to pre-measure. Carbonate one bottle to 5 gallons.
free shipping
Ferment Thermoneter LCD
Ferment Thermometer
: $4.95
Ferment Thermometer
Stick on LCD Digital Easy Read Thermometer useful for all ferments. Mounts on the outside, easy to read and movable
free shipping
Hydrometer Diabetic  Test for Kombucha Mushroom Tea
HYDROMETER
: $14.95
HYDROMETER
Test Sugar and Alcohol levels of your Kombucha Tea, Ginger Beer & other Ferments
free shipping
Kudzu Bulk Powder
: $14.95
Kudzu Bulk Powder
All natural bulk herb used widely in TCM and in cooking for health and longevity
free shipping
lactic acid testy strips
Lactic Acid -L Test
: $15.95
Lactic Acid -L Test
L-Lactic Acid Test Kits by Accuvin. Monitor and test for lactic acid bacteria in ferments
pH_digital
pH Digital 107
: $34.95
pH Digital 107
Digital pH Meter 107 is our most popular pH meter for use in Schools, Pools, Salt/Freshwater Aquariums, Gardening and all other water applicable media with fast accurate readings on a large easy-to-read LCD.
ph_test_strips_for kombucha
pH test strips 2-9 by 0.5 increments
: Out of Stock
pH test strips 2-9 by 0.5 increments
100 count. The increment for those strips is 0.5. Better Accucacy. Check your own pH or a ferment. made b Whatman
organic_black_tea
Organic Black Tea
: $9.95
Organic Black Tea
4 oz packages Bulk loose Leaf
free shipping
organic_black_tea
Organic Blend Black Tea (2) and Green (3)
: $7.95
Organic Blend   Black Tea (2) and Green (3)
4 oz packages Bulk loose Leaf tea
free shipping
oolong_tea
Organic Oolong Tea
: $8.95
Organic Oolong Tea
Certified Organic 4 ounce package Rich and flavorful Great value and taste
free shipping
organic_green_tea
Organic Silver Leaf Green Tea
: $8.95
Organic Silver Leaf Green Tea
4 ounces Bulk loose leaf premium organic green tea
Dragon Pearl Jasmine Tea
Dragon Pearls Jasmine Green Tea
: $18.95
Dragon Pearls  Jasmine Green Tea
One of the Best Teas in the World. Fragrant & flavorful 4 oz packages Bulk loose Leaf
free shipping

Product Reviews

(0 Ratings, 0 Reviews)
Shopping Cart
Your cart is empty.
Fermentables
Happy Brewin'

...

Happy Starter Kits
 

Kombucha Kegger Black Friday Special

Kombucha Kegger -  special 
Best Method of Making Kombucha.

 
 
Products
---- Free Shipping ...... ..... ... .....