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Homegrown Collective Green Box Subscription Review & Coupon Code

Liz Cadman
ByLiz CadmanApr 14, 2013 | 6 comments

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

I think I’ve said this in my other Homegrown Collective reviews, and I’ll say it again – I love that Homegrown Collective pushes me outside of my comfort zone! This month’s project is making your own Kombucha!

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

The Box: The Homegrown Collective

The Cost: $39 a month plus $9 shipping (Free shipping and free month with annual subscription)

The Products: Green products and projects that allow you to be more self-sufficient.

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

I love that the Homegrown Collective Green Box comes with information on what your are making and why. I’ve always wanted to try Kombucha, so this box is perfect for me!

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

So that covers the instructions – now on to everything you need to make Kombucha!

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

1/2 Gallon Mason Jar 

Black Tea Blend

This mason jar is huge! I’m totally using this as a vase after my kombucha brewing adventures!

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

Organic Ginger Root 

Supplies for Brewing (cloth cover, gloves, ph sticks, etc)

One of my favorite things about the Green Box is that they almost always send organic products. I will definitely be using this ginger!

Homegrown Collective Green Box Review - March 2013 Subscription

 

Kombucha Boosters for Health and Recovery, and Meditation and Relaxation

Get Kombucha SCOBY Starter 

This SCOBY Starter is a fermented aged culture made from sugar, water and tea. A dairy-free probiotic!

Verdict: I’ve heard amazing things about Kombucha, so I’m hoping this box turns out to be a life-changing one for me. It’s definitely my project for next weekend! Have you made Kombucha before? Any tips?

Liz Cadman
Liz Cadman
Liz is the founder of My Subscription Addiction. She's been hooked on subscription boxes since 2011 thanks to Birchbox, and she now subscribes to over 100 boxes. Her favorites include POPSUGAR Must Have, FabFitFun, and any box that features natural beauty products!

Liz Cadman
Liz Cadman
Liz is the founder of My Subscription Addiction. She's been hooked on subscription boxes since 2011 thanks to Birchbox, and she now subscribes to over 100 boxes. Her favorites include POPSUGAR Must Have, FabFitFun, and any box that features natural beauty products!
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6 comments

tammy tinsley

I got this box. I was kind of disappointed at first because I did not know what this stuff even was, but the more I read about it, more interested I became. Did try it, had my first batch last week, and I love it, started my second batch on Friday. Love this box!

ANGEL

I would give my right arm for this one. I am suffering from monthly box evny which I usually don’t, but gardening is my thing! No giveaway? You’re article is so well written it makes me want to takeyour so is you’re not planning a garden, please send my way! No luck finding a job since got let go X-mas Eve, but honest, ethical, and smart if you know anyone that needs Accountant, Bookkeeper, Payroll, Human Resources, Marketing (Minor). I am good and I want that box!!!

Angel

Jared

I make my own kombucha all the time! A lot of people don’t like it but I love it! It tastes very vinegar-y. Make sure that no mold grows on your scoby and if you do, start over right away! And make sure to keep your scoby in about 2 cups of kombucha to keep it fresh. And with every batch, a new scoby grows that you can give away, kinda like amish friendship bread. And it seems like this box makes ginger flavor kombucha but you can add any fruit juices after it is brewed and bottled. Don’t add it as it is being brewed or it will kill the scoby.

ANGEL

I have never had and love to try new things.

Angel

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