Kombucha SCOBY kit

Get started making your own kombucha today!

Our homebrew kombucha kit comes complete with everything you need to make your own healthful and delicious kombucha. This is a great starter kit for new homebrewers testing out kombucha making.

This kit contains the recipe and fresh living SCOBY (Symbiotic Colony Of Bacteria & Yeast) needed to make kombucha along with some helpful equipment and supplies. It does NOT contain black tea and cane sugar which need to be purchased separately. Check the list below to be sure you have everything you need before getting started, then proceed to the instructions inside this pamphlet.

Kitchen Equipment and Supplies Needed but Not Included in the Kit:

  • Soup pot that can hold a little over a 1/2 gallon of liquid with lid
  • Stirring spoon
  • Measuring cup
  • Small Funnel
  • Pressure-Tolerant Bottles, preferably flip-top style
  • Tablespoon*
  • Tea ball or strainer*


Ingredients Needed but Not Included in the Kit:

  • 60 oz. (7 1/2 cups) chlorine-free water
  • 2-3 black tea bags or ~7 grams loose black tea (preferably organic)
  • 1/2 cup cane sugar (preferably organic). Do not substitute brown, turbinado, etc.

Kit Includes:



We are not happy unless you are. To ensure your satisfaction, we offer our guarantee backed by our promise of a full store-credit refund on any unsatisfactory product or delivery---no need to ship anything back. Simply email us at info@thebeveragepeople.com if the need to claim this guarantee should arise.

Pickup Locations Available for This Item

The Beverage People Warehouse, Santa Rosa.

Fulfillment occurs Tues - Sat, 11 AM - 5 PM. We aim to fulfill orders in 2 hours or less, whenever possible.

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How to Return Goods for Refund

All our supplies are guaranteed for one year. Request for refunds occurring more than 30 days after the date of purchase on non-defective goods may be granted as a store credit if the goods are returned in their original condition. Yeast is perishable and should be refrigerated on arrival. No refunds are allowed on sales of living organisms such as yeast and bacteria.


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Kombucha starter 11/02/2017
By Yechiel Benedikt
Customer service assisted me in getting the most reasonable shipping fee. The package arrived neatly and well packaged and shipping was timely. Nice experience overall. I haven't gotten to use the products since I just received my order.