Kombucha Research Papers

Lab Test results

Analyses of Kombucha Ferments: Report on Growers
Michael R. Roussin


Characterization of the Tea Fungus Metabolites
Dr. Philippe J. Blanc


Position Paper:  Microbial Cellulose
R. Malcolm Brown, Jr


Determination and characterization
of the anti-microbial activity of the fermented tea  Kombucha
C.J. Greenwalt, R.A. Ledford, and K.H. Steinkraus


Kombucha - The Rest of the Story
Norbert Hoffmann


Analysis of Teas


Research & Test Results - Past & Present
[Part 6 of the Kombucha FAQ]



 Links To Kombucha Articles

& KMI Newsletter

A Cow in Exchange for a Kombucha Culture

Are Dried Kombucha Colonies Safe to Use?

Does Kombucha Have Any Side Effects?

How to Mail a Kombucha Culture

How to Make Your Own Kombucha Tea

FDA Fact Sheet T95 - 15

Kombucha -  A Fermented Beverage With Real "Zing" In It

Kombucha - A 2000 Year Old Secret Tonic

Kombucha - by Harald Tietze

Kombucha For Children?

Kombucha Has Relatives in the Whole World

Kombucha Is a Fermented Food too!

Kombucha: Hype or Hope?

Kombucha Mailing List Information

Kombucha Manna International Newsletter

Kombucha Mythology

Kombucha Papers and Reports
From the U.S. Government - FDA and CDC

Kombucha Tea

Kombucha Tea and Individual Healing

Kombucha Tea - What's All the Hoopla?

Kombucha Toxicity Alert (Jan. 1995)

Kombucha Yeasts Fight Candida, They do Not Enourage it!

Microscopic View of Kombucha

Mother of Vinegar - or - Kombucha?

Mould on the Kombucha Culture?

Our Water--Is it Really an Elixir of the Gods?

Out With the New and In With the Old!

Up in Smoke! Tobacco Smoke and Kombucha

Sun Tea Jars

That Pesky Fruit Fly (drosophila melanogaster)

The Fascination of Kombucha

The History and Spread of Kombucha

Hot Links
To Other Live & Fermented Food Websites


The Lactobacillus Bar

Living and Raw Foods

Hot Links

To Other Kombucha Web Sites


Fahlbergs Hjemmeside - E. Fahlberg (Deutsch)

Harmonic Harvest - Ariana Estelle Symons Ph.D

Kombucha Manna International - Beverly B.Ferguson

Kombucha.org- Harry & Carol Brown

Kombucha Power Products - John Novar

Kombucha Research - Michael R. Roussin

Kombucha - The Rest of the Story - Norbert Hoffmann

Mount Nebo Herbs & Oils - Ingrid Chorba

The first ROMANIAN page about the 'divine' tea, Kombucha

The Happy Herbalist - Ed Kasper

The Kombucha Center Home Page - Bob Williams

The Kombucha Journal - Günther W. Frank's Web Site

WaterSprite's Kombucha Home Page - Cheryl Gelewski



 The Kombucha Mailing List - an Internet Kombucha discussion forum.


Currently there are @ 790 members
from the following 64 Countries subscribed to the Kombucha List:
Our list is now starting into it's 7th year.
The first kombucha digest was sent out February 25, 1995.

Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium,
Bermuda, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ethiopia, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Korea, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Paraguay, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad, Turkey, United Arab Emirates United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay, Yugoslavia.

Please do not email me to request a Kombucha, I'm sorry, but I'm not in the Kombucha business. :) Sources can be found through the links in  Part 4 of the FAQ. Please subscribe to the Kombucha List to post your questions.



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Please do not write to me to ask me questions about Kombucha,
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Formerly known as "Colleen Allen"
Former List Mom for the Kombucha List
From March  1996 - November 2000
05/10/1940 - 11/25/2000

A Tribute to Colleen
by Cheryl (WaterSprite)

Up close and personal
A little bit of myself to share with you

Me at 58 with my youngest 2 granddaughter's
Natasha Haugen [1 day old] - October 1998
and her sister Emily Haugen, [age two].

I am the birth mother of  4 [ now adults] children,
1 son - Brian Roy Haugen and 3 daughters - Patricia Ann Wilson,
Colleen Louise Tortorelli
 & Tamara Lee Haugen RN.

And Grandmother to
6 grandchildren [ 3 boys & 3 girls]
Tom Wilson Jr., Arthur Wilson, & Louis James Wilson
Emily Haugen, Natasha Haugen & Amber Dawn Tortorelli
And Great-Grandmother to Marcellus Tyler Wilson,  Age 2 years.


Maintained by: Bob Williams
UpDt: 09/10/2001