Kombucha is a fermented tea beverage chock full of enzymes, vitamins, and probiotics. It has a refreshing, carbonated taste and has many benefits, especially for gut health (due to probiotic content).
Kombucha has been proven to have a myriad of health benefits (1), including:
•Help your body to detox
•Rich in antioxidants
•Helps to energize you
•Supports a healthy immune system
So which brand of kombucha is the best tasting? Read below and we'll dig into which ones we like best!
The Best Kombucha Brands
We scoured our local natural grocery stores to find the most nutritious (and tastiest) kombuchas for every pallet. Check out our list of the best kombucha brands below!
1. GT’s Kombucha
One of the most well known (and widely available) brands,GT’s Living Foods provides a huge variety of kombucha drinks. With everything from standard kombucha drinks to chia-kombucha variations, GT’s is our go-to source for delicious kombucha drinks!
GT's has the best overall drink profile, and amazing taste! Truly GT's is the standard when it comes to kombucha.
Our Favorite Flavor: Our favorite is GT’s classic “Trilogy” drink, which contains a mix ofraspberries, tart lemons and spicy ginger. So good!
Following close behind GT's isKeVita Kombucha. Kevita makes “Master Brew” kombucha that tastes amazing! As an added bonus, KeVita’s products are certified Organic, so you can drink them with confidence knowing that they contain high quality ingredients.
Kevita’s drinks are also verified as being non-alcoholic, which is an added boost for pregnant mothers.
Our Favorite Flavor: Our favorite is KeVita’s “Tart Cherry” flavor, which has the perfect amount of organic, tangy cherry juice! Give these a try next time you're looking for a bottle of 'buch!
Another great option isBucha Live Kombucha. Their products come in beautiful glass bottles and are Certified Organic as well as Non-GMO Project Verified! Búcha prides itself on not having a “nasty vinegary aftertaste”, and we couldn’t agree more! This brand isn’t as well known, but they are starting to make a name for themselves!
Búcha also separates themselves from other brands through their unique flavor profiles. If you are more of an adventurous eater (or drinker), then give Búcha a shot.
Our Favorite Flavor: "Grapefruit Sage" was our favorite flavor.Búcha has a ton of fun flavors that are sure to suit your taste buds!
4. Health-Ade Kombucha
We are big fans ofHealth-Ade Kombucha. With Instagram worthy bottle designs and fantastic flavors, they easily make our list of the best kombucha. Their drinks are Organic, Vegan, Non-GMO, Gluten-Free, and Certified Raw! We seriously love Healthe-Ade's fantastic products!
Our Favorite Flavor: The best flavor we tried was Ginger-Lemon, it had the perfect amount of zing!
5. Kombucha Wonder Drink
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon,Kombucha Wonder Drink is a fantastic kombucha brand! With a kombucha recipe based off of ancient traditions, they create delicious sparkling tea. As an added bonus, you can get Wonder Drink kombucha in a can or in a glass, great for on the go enjoyment!
Our Favorite Flavor: Our favorite flavor is "Cherry Cassis", a perfect combination of kombucha and fruit juice. This not-to-sweet flavor is a winner!
Because of their probiotic content, fermenteddrinks like kombucha are the perfect complements to a gut-healthy life that focuses on nourishing your microbiome. So make sure to pick up some kombucha next time you're at the grocery store!