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6 Pack - High Pressure Clear Glass Second Fermentation Bottles with caps (330ml)

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  6 bottles (330ml) and 6 lids Included so you can mix and match with your favourite combinations.  The perfect high quality pressure graded bottles for safely second fermenting Water Kefir...

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Vendor: Nourishme Organics SKU: N/A
Description

 

6 bottles (330ml) and 6 lids Included so you can mix and match with your favourite combinations.  The perfect high quality pressure graded bottles for safely second fermenting Water Kefir or Kombucha.

What is Second Fermentation?

Second fermentation is an additional fermentation step to add excitement to your brew. Sugars are converted to acid and carbon dioxide gas which generates a huge amount of pressure, that's enough to cause cheap, low quality bottles to explode. This is why we launched these high quality bottles.

You can experiment with a range of different juices, whole fruit pieces, honey, herbs, spices and superfoods to create an endless range of different flavour and nutritional combinations. The fermentation helps to unlock nutritional compounds in your foods, making them more bioavailable but most appealing is it creates the most delicious probiotic fizzy drinks, low in sugar and much more economical and probiotic rich than store bought products.

How to Second Ferment Kombucha or Water Kefir

  1. Once you've fermented your kombucha or water kefir, mix in a jug, 1 part fruit juice with 9 parts Kombucha/ Water Kefir + any spices and superfood like turmeric, acai, spirulina, maca, matcha etc + any herbs like mint, basil etc.  There are lots of recipes ideas in our free NourishmeOrganics GutHealth Gurus Group here
  2. Pour Mixture into Second Ferment Bottle, leaving 3 to 5 cm headspace and cap tightly.
  3. Leave at room temperature for 2 to 7 days depending on the weather at the time i.e a warmer temperature will result in a faster second ferment ( the longer you leave the less sugar will be left but your brew will be more sour and potentially higher in alcohol). We recommend tasting your brew daily to establish the taste that you like, and at this point you can end the ferment. Tasting is a good way to remind you to open and release any excess pressure in the bottle.
  4. Transfer brew to a refrigerator to chill.
  5. Open and Serve*

*Caution: Water kefir and Kombucha Second Ferments may become very fizzy so be careful when opening lid after fermentation  

**Advisory Statement

All fermented foods may contain trace amounts of alcohol.  If fermented foods are being prepared for children, breastfeeding mothers, or pregnant women please seek medical advice from a trained medical practitioner before consuming these products.  

To keep alcohol as low as possible, make sure that:
  • first ferment was conducted with lid slightly open 
  • the first ferment is sour to taste
  • use no more than 25ml fruit juice per 250ml
  • second ferment for 48 hours max, chill and consume within 24 hours ( you will not get as much fizz but alcohol will be as low as possible)
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Customer Reviews

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Gwenda (Melbourne, AU)
Glass fermentation bottles

These bottles are a handy size, & it’s good knowing they are high pressure safe for my fermenting. I’m glad I purchased them.

Thank you so much Gwenda...happy fermenting!!!

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ryan (Balaclava, AU)
Perfect for what we need!

Excellent service from the Nourishme Organics team. Will definitely be buying from here again!

Thank you so much Ryan. We appreciate your kind review. Happy fermenting!!!

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Sue I. (Kew, AU)
6 Pack - High Pressure Clear Glass Second Fermentation Bottles with caps (330ml)?

Really annoyed I could only buy 1 pack and when I questioned why I was told there were not many in stock. But I could reorder another lot and be stung with the postage again I am really not happy about this and it is very dodgy.

Hi Sue sorry about this. We were short on stock at the time. The product availability of many of our products have been impacted by the pandemic due to supply chain disruption

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JAN (Sydney, AU)
High Pressure Glass Second Ferment Bottles

I'm loving these bottles for my 2nd ferments of my Jun Kombucha, they are great & I think I'll be adding another 6 pack asap.

Thank you Janne...glad your are loving your second ferment jars

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David T. (Adelaide, AU)
Great Service as Usual

All good, ordered online and recieved what I ordered promptly. Also, very well packaged.

Thank you David