Live Black Tea Kombucha Starter Culture


Start brewing your own Kombucha immediately with the Live Black Tea Kombucha Starter Culture.

Simply add our live starter culture (the SCOBY) to sweet black tea and ferment away to make a healthy, soda-like kombucha with all the tart zing you desire.

Making Kombucha at home is not only a great way to save money, but it also allows you to control the ingredients and make a healthier, delicious tea.

The Live Black Tea Kombucha Starter Culture is perfect for those who want to get brewing right away.

Because the product is live, it’s ready to go. Simply brew the tea, add the sugar, and add your live SCOBY and you can have a batch brewed in as little as 7 days!


Instructions for using this culture are included and may be found here.

  • 1 live kombucha starter culture (SCOBY) in black tea starter tea

  • 5 pH strips (to keep the good bacteria thriving)

Starter Culture Ingredients

Organic black tea, organic sugar, live active cultures

This product contains no GMO ingredients.

Starter Culture Allergen Information

Manufactured in a facility that also processes products containing soy and dairy.



  • Our Live Black Tea Kombucha Starter Culture is shipped in a live and active state. Therefore, it is important that the SCOBY is refrigerated as soon as possible to ensure the bacteria is not killed. 

  • Freezer storage is not recommended.


  • 1 live Kombucha (SCOBY) starter culture in the 4oz starter tea

  • 3 cups water free of chlorine and fluoride (bottled spring water works well)

  • ¼ cup white or plain organic cane sugar

  • 2 black tea bags or 1 ½ teaspoon loose leaf black tea

  • ½ cup Starter Tea or Distilled White Vinegar


  • A quart-sized glass jar

  • Thermometer

  • Tight-weave cloth or paper coffee filter (to cover the container)

  • Rubber band or canning jar ring to secure the cover to the jar

  • Measuring cups

  • Plastic mesh strainer

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