Baba’s Bucha, a Phoenixville-based firm that makes a speciality of kombucha, has launched three new winter varieties, together with one made in collaboration with Philadelphia rap artist and entrepreneur Chill Moody.
This marks the third time Baba’s Bucha Olga Sorzano labored with Chill Moody, who first approached her in 2020 with hopes of making an alcohol-free, health-infused drink. Their newest collaboration,”Blacker The Berries,” is an effervescent, fragrant kombucha that highlights the floral notes of Chill Moody’s favourite oolong tea, blended with blackberries and bergamot.
Cool Grumpy is the founding father of the Philly-based unbiased file label and administration firm nice thingsMUSIC. He’s no stranger to creating drinks, having collaborated earlier than Dock Avenue on a beer known as nicethingsIPA. Chill Moody launched its personal nicethingsBEER earlier this yr; the hazy IPA is out there at many places, together with Lincoln Monetary Area.
Baba’s Bucha additionally has these two kombucha varieties obtainable for a restricted time:
Firebird — Baba’s winter launch is made with natural strawberries, cinnamon, chilies and hibiscus to create a fruity brew with a warming layer. Its identify was impressed by the Firebird Pageant celebrated every December in Phoenixville, Chester County.
Celebration Crasher – Obtainable till the tip of December, the drink mixes natural contemporary cranberries, limes and oranges for a nice and refreshing style. It makes the proper combine for vacation mocktails or cocktails.
Every selection is out there in 12-ounce bottles for $5, though worth might range by location.
Blacker The Berries and Celebration Crasher are distributed by Lancaster Farm Contemporary. Firebird is out there in any respect shops that carry Baba’s Bucha, which embody Complete Meals Market, Riverwards, MOM’S Natural Market, Di Bruno Bros. and Weaver’s Manner Co-op.
The restricted version flavors are all obtainable on the Baba Bucha tasting room, tradition manufacturing facility, in Phoenixville. Baba’s additionally has 5 everlasting brews obtainable in bottles and on faucet.
Kombucha is a uncooked drink constructed from candy tea and a tradition referred to as “SCOBY” (Symbiotic Tradition Of Micro organism and Yeast). It’s naturally fizzy by means of fermentation and low in sugar. Kombucha can be wealthy in probiotics, dwell enzymes and antioxidants.
It’s usually mentioned whether or not the brew has confirmed well being advantages, however the stylish drink is nonetheless seen as a low-calorie, low-sugar different to soda. Kombucha comprises solely 25 energy per serving, in comparison with one can of soda which has 230 energy and 4 instances the quantity of sugar.
Baba’s Bucha is hand made in small batches, made and served in glass, utilizing solely honest natural elements and native seasonal produce. The product is vegan, uncooked and gluten-free, with no synthetic flavors or colours.
Sorzano was impressed to create the corporate of her personal “Baba”, her great-grandmother who launched her to kombucha when she was rising up in Siberia. Sorzano got here to the USA in 2000 and craved the flavors of residence, so she started making her personal kombucha and, in 2015, started sharing it with the world by means of Baba’s Bucha.