Demystify kombucha home-brewing with Kombucha Revolution (Ten Speed Press, 2014) by Stephen Lee with Ken Koopman. In this excerpt, from chapter 2 “Juices and Smoothies”, Lee and Koopman offer instructions for an easy-to-follow Veggie Delight recipe, a savory blend of tomato and kombucha.
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This savory tomato blend is complemented well by the sweet tartness of kombucha. Sprinkle a dash of hot sauce to give a bit of a spicy kick.
Veggie Delight Recipe
• 6 tomatoes, or 1 1/2 cups tomato juice
• 1/2 green bell pepper
• 1/2 red bell pepper
• 4 celery stalks
• 1/2 cup chopped green onion, green parts only
• 1/2 cup chopped cilantro leaves
• 1/2 cup plain kombucha
• 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
• Hot sauce
1. Combine tomatoes, green pepper, red pepper, celery, green onion and cilantro in a juicer and juice.
2. Mix the vegetable juice with the kombucha in a pitcher. Add the salt and hot sauce. Serve and enjoy! Serves 2.
Mix It: Add a shot of vodka for an excellent Bloody Mary. Serve on the rocks and garnish with a celery stem.
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Reprinted with permission from Kombucha Revolution by Stephen Lee, copyright (c) 2014. Published by Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Random House LLC. Buy this book from our store: Kombucha Revolution.