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Pick Your Poison

Pick Your Poison

In a recent poll conducted by Gallup this past July, patrons were asked what their favorite adult beverage was, and we could not agree more with the results!  Beer takes the cake, with a whopping 38% favoritism, with wine following close behind at 30%, and […]

Five Delicious Recipes Using Beer

Five Delicious Recipes Using Beer

If you love beer, you’ll love these 5 creatives ways to incorporate beer into your meals! Beer brings a unique flavor to foods, and making these recipes are a lot easier than you think. 1. Beer Battered Onion Rings Tried and true, these babies are […]

What Even is Kombucha?

What Even is Kombucha?

We’ve all heard about it, seen it, and probably tasted it by now. Its unique tangy flavor is intriguing at first to some, and repulsive to others. Kombucha is a mystery to most, and its trend in popularity is due to supposed health benefits, but what is it, really? Today we’re going to unpack the history and true effects of Kombucha.

The Run-Down

Simply put, kombucha is fermented tea. Most commonly using green or black tea, kombucha brewers add sugar, bacteria, and colonized yeast cultures to activate the fermentation process. The uniqueness of kombucha comes from the mushroom-looking bacteria and yeast culture, which sets it apart from other fermented beverages as it has a vinegar sent at first. Sound gross? We thought so too at first, but with flavors like Lavenderade from brands such as Lenny Boy, you’d be pleasantly surprised by how refreshing and energy boosting this can be. The health benefits are also off the charts! And many have told us that even if they didn’t like it at first taste, they found themselves hooked (not a bad addiction to have)!

Historically, it has been around for over 2,000 years, first being recorded in the fat east in china during the Tsin Dynasty where it had the title “Tea of Immortality.” The cultures in kombucha do produce alcohol, but the levels are so low that the tea typically only reaches 1% alcohol content.

The Health Benefits

There is limited research on the health benefits of kombucha, but there is enough about fermented foods to know a few. Thanks for the fermentation process, kombucha’s bubbly texture offers both improved digestion and immune functions. To get down to the nitty-gritty, kombucha offers enzymes, organic acids, vitamins, and probiotics that all contribute to the benefit of your health. Some researched health benefits include:

  • Gut health
  • Disease prevention
  • Improving cholesterol
  • Antibacterial and antimicrobial benefits
  • Reducing diabetic complications
Sources:

Geno Mind

Women’s Health

Craft Brewery Craze: Seattle Edition

Craft Brewery Craze: Seattle Edition

Greetings and good tidings fellow Seattle beer lovers! We are back and ready to showcase the best-kept secret brewery finds and local labels. This week we will be heading to BREWPUBLIK’s newest location Seattle, Washington to share some of our team’s favorite places to drink […]

Craft Brewery Craze: Charlotte Edition

Craft Brewery Craze: Charlotte Edition

Some of the best-kept secrets in craft brews are local labels that can actually be found in your own city! We’ve decided to loop you in and provide the 411 on some of the best hidden gems in Charlotte, NC to kick off our Brewery […]

Who Says Trick-or-Treating is Just for Kids?

Who Says Trick-or-Treating is Just for Kids?

Skittles and Hershey bars are great and all, but we’ve got a new twist on Halloween that we think you’ll like just as much as the good ‘ole days of dressing up at Batman and walking around your neighborhood: An in-office spooky celebration complete with boozy adult trick-or-treating!

Because as autumn is ushered in, here at BREWPUBLIK we’ve gotten our hands on the freshest-hopped beers, delicious wines with a bit more body and some other seasonal flavored beverages that you are sure to fall all over.

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Beer Freshness: The Difference Maker

Beer Freshness: The Difference Maker

Recently we sat down with Brandon Reed, our beer curator extraordinaire to talk about what really makes BREWPUBLIK standout. And one thing was clear — our top priority is to make sure that our clients receive the freshest beer available — simply because fresh beer […]

How to Spice Up Your Next Company Event

How to Spice Up Your Next Company Event

Social events with coworkers can be a great opportunity for team bonding and fun – not to mention a good excuse to get out from behind your cubicle. But we’ve all attended a few functions that have felt more like an obligation than an enjoyable […]

…Because Sometimes Cracking Open a Beer at a Monday Morning Meeting is Frowned Upon

…Because Sometimes Cracking Open a Beer at a Monday Morning Meeting is Frowned Upon

Motivation comes in many forms – inspirational quotes, TED Talks, knowing that happy hour is just around the corner – and most often: in caffeine form. That’s why here at BREWPUBLIK, we always make sure the cold brew coffee is flowing in all of our hardworking, coffee-fueled client offices.

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Four Great Ways to Boost Employee Morale

Four Great Ways to Boost Employee Morale

It’s completely natural for employees (and entire teams) to get into a rut, as long hours and stressful work environments are often the norm in today’s corporate culture. Sometimes, employees just need a few words of encouragement – or sometimes they just need a day […]