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Vanilla Plum Thyme Water Kefir Soda Recipe

Leeza Zurwick

Founder

Dried plums, commonly known as prunes, are concentrated in flavour and sugar content and achieve a deeper flavour than fresh plums. They are packed with antioxidants and vitamin C and they make a very tasty soda which also works as a gentle laxative.

VANILLA PLUM THYME RECIPE

MAKES: about 4 cups

INGREDIENTS:

4 cups first ferment

1/2 cup fresh plums finely chopped or 1/4 prune juice or 3 tbsp dried prunes

1 generous sprig of fresh thyme or 1/4 tsp. dried thyme

1/4 tsp. vanilla

INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Make the first ferment and leave the jar in a warm place for 24-48 hours.
  • Strain the grains and add the ingredients to the green swivel top bottle with the first ferment water kefir.
  • Seal up the green swivel top bottle and leave it in a warm place for 24 hours for the second ferment.
  • Open slowly, strain and enjoy!

NEED TO KNOW:

Both plums and thyme will aid your bowels on their way to making a smooth move. LOL! We suggest you start with 1/2 cup per day and slowly increase your intake.

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