Kombucha likewise tea mushroom, tea organism, or Manchurian mushroom when alluding to the way of life; is an aged, somewhat alcoholic, delicately bubbly, improved dark or green tea drink generally devoured for its alleged medical advantages. Here and there the refreshment is called fermented tea to recognize it from the way of life of microorganisms and yeast. Juice, flavors, organic product or different flavorings are frequently added to upgrade the flavor of the drink.
Fermented tea is thought to have started in Manchuria, China where the beverage is generally devoured, or in Russia and Eastern Europe. Kombucha is currently homebrewed universally, and furthermore packaged and sold industrially by different companies.
Fermented tea is delivered by maturing sugared tea utilizing a harmonious culture of microorganisms and yeast (SCOBY) generally called a “mother” or “mushroom”. The microbial populaces in a SCOBY differ; the yeast part for the most part incorporates Saccharomyces cerevisiae, alongside different species; the bacterial segment quite often incorporates Gluconacetobacter xylinus to oxidize yeast-created alcohols to acidic corrosive (and other acids). Although the SCOBY is regularly called “tea organism” or “mushroom”, it is really “an advantageous development of acidic corrosive microscopic organisms and osmophilic yeast species in a zoogleal tangle [biofilm]”. The living microorganisms are supposed to be probiotic, one reason for the ubiquity of the drink.
Various improbable medical advantages have been ascribed to drinking kombucha. These incorporate cases for rewarding AIDS, maturing, anorexia, joint inflammation, atherosclerosis, malignant growth, blockage, and diabetes, yet there is no proof to help …