Dehydrated or live grains?
Are you wanting to purchase water kefir grains? Not sure of whether to choose live or dehydrated grains? The live grains are a great option
Why isn’t my water kefir fizzy after day 2?
Your water kefir grains need to acclimatize to your specific water. It may take about 3 full rounds of making the water kefir for your
What are water kefir grains?
Water kefir grains?consist of healthy bacteria and yeast existing in a symbiotic relationship. The term “kefir grains” describes the look of the culture only. Water
How long do water kefir grains last?
If the Happy Gut Method is used and the grains are cared for properly, water kefir grains have an unlimited lifespan, being able to be
What kind of water should I use?
Spring or well water is best for the health of your water kefir grains. We recommend not using any water that has had the minerals
How long does it take to make water kefir?
It generally takes 48-72 hours to make the finished product of water kefir. The exact time will vary depending on environmental factors, the most important
Can I add flavoring to water kefir in the first ferment?
We do not recommend adding fruit or other flavoring to the water kefir with the grains during the first ferment. Some fruits and other flavouring
How do I wash the jar and bottle between batches of water kefir?
Use a bottle brush or a clean dish rag to wipe down your growing jar and bottle but refrain from using soap. You can try
I have extra grains. What should I do with them?
Take part in our water kefir grain buy back program. Once you have 5 cups or more of excess water kefir grains, contact us! We
My water kefir tastes great, but it’s not very fizzy. What can I do to make it more carbonated?
Try these second fermentation steps to get your water kefir more carbonated: Increase the sugar content in your second fermentation, adding high sugar fruits/juices like
10 ways to keep water kefir ferments warm
We are located in Canada, so we’re experts at fermenting in cold temperatures! Here are some of our top tips for keeping your ferment warm:
How do I store my water kefir once it is ready?
We recommend putting your water kefir into the fridge when it has reached your desired flavour and carbonation level. If you leave it on the