Water kefir makes a fantastic non-dairy alternative to milk kefir and can be flavoured to make a range of delicious beverages, or as an ingredient in many recipes. Our grains contain organic sugar and live active cultures, your family will love the probiotic goodness!
Our Water Kefir Grains:
- Are reusable and will keep on growing indefinitely!
- Water Kefir grains are shipped dehydrated.
- Cultures on the kitchen counter top at 20°-30°C.
- May be used to culture sugar water, fruit juice, and coconut water.
Starter Pack Includes:
- 1 x Sachet Dehydrated Water Kefir Grains
- An Instructions Leaflet
Store in a cool, dry place.
This product is gluten-free and contains no GMO ingredients.
18 out of 27 people would recommend this product28/09/2020, By BarbaraFollowed the instructions and it worked well on the first try. I like to add flavour to the water on the second ferment and have lots of different flavours to drink. Great to have a home made supply of healthy gut microbes on hand.26/07/2020, By HeellayahThey are perfect.28/05/2020, By TammyFollowed all the instructions accurately but nothing happened :(08/05/2020, By CarynExcellent15/09/2019, By BiancaI love this product. I find that it actually needs 2 days to ferment properly. If you leave it out of the fridge after straining, it gets even more potent.
I used to use the kefir for milk which also worked well except that it aggrevated my sinus issues because of the milk. This kefir for water doesn't give me that problem which I absolutely love. It's also a lot cheaper to use water instead of milk. I also prefer the taste of this one.
Thank you for your fantastic product and for delivering it so quickly. This was my first purchase from you. You have a loyal customer for life now.09/08/2019, By JustineService from Faithful to Nature is always great but unfortunately, this product didn't work for us.13/05/2019, By LaurenUnfortunately ours did not ferment at all. Followed all the instructions as per the leaflet but nothing happened :(25/04/2019, By CharleneI enjoy making fermented drinks, this was a new one for me. Really enjoyed the process and would recommend it to anyone as it's really easy to make.26/03/2019, By DevanagieI am really happy with my water kefir. I thought I would be rating it a lot later because people have been saying it takes long to activate but it's been just about 2 weeks now and yesterday I started my first second fermentation after activation and its already carbonated! Just a few tips for trouble shooting: I used filtered tap water which I then boiled and let sit for 24 hours; I used regular brown sugar for the first week and then regular white sugar to offer the bacteria a varied diet( I will continue interchanging these.) and instead of changing the water everyday I started changing it every 2 days and noticed that was when I got the most activity from the grains which have also definitely started multiplying. This is so worth buying!02/01/2019, By NatashaI would really love to rate this product well and love to say that my grains were working and growing well - but sadly that is not the fact. I have now bought 2 lots of this product from Crafty Cultures -many weeks apart - but despite best efforts, taking action from research on doing the best for your grains, it's just about surviving. I am now looking to buy more grains - this time live ones from elsewhere in order to successfully make water kefir.10/12/2018, By LaurenI was so excited to purchase this and start making my own water kefir. However, I've been disappointed that, despite many attempts to active it, I've just ended up with sugar water :(14/11/2018, By TeevEasy to activate and loving my daily dose of kefir02/10/2018, By PetrusAs a newbie to water kefir there was no more easier way to get me started with water kefir than Crafty Cultures' water kefir grains and now I am hooked for life.05/08/2018, By ChrisI have always had success fermenting food, but just cannot get this product to work despite following instructions to a tee. Sugar water is all I get. Will try again in summer when it is warmer.
23/05/2018, By JuanitaThis is the third batch that we have bought and we have gifted one. We love making water kefir and the process to activate the grains was easy. A wonderful addition to our health and wellness regime.27/04/2018, By SamA great probiotic alternative to milk kefir04/04/2018, By NicoleFantastic healthy alternative to fizzy drinks02/03/2018, By JohanNo joy sofar. After 9 days nothing is happening.25/01/2018, By CharlesNot sure, but it seems like it doesn't ferment all the sugar. I'll keep trying until I find the secret.21/06/2017, By GeorgFollowed instructions on rehydrating the grains several times over a few weeks. Changing sugar water every few days. Terrible sulphurous smell and no ferment. Only after following online recommendation to refrigerate grains for a week (in sugar salt and lemon solution) did they start to ferment the sugar solution and make a drinkable water kefir.19/06/2017, By NirvanaCouldn't get it to grow. Grains rehydrated initially but then started to disintegrate. Tried different types of water (Unfiltered, filtered, bottled water) but no luck. I've done milk kefir and that worked great as they much less fussy than the water kefir grains.
02/01/2017, By ClintI highly recommend this site to anyone who is seeking excellent customer service, high quality products and superb product delivery.
I placed my order on a Tuesday, before 8am, and the delivery arrived the following day, at 10:30am. This company truly lives up to what they promise.
The Kombucha starter kit, water kefir grains and milk kefir grains have flourished, producing many litres of the probiotic drinks.
A very satisfied customer.
Thank you Faithful to Nature.17/10/2016, By RenciaLove the fact that you
e able to buy dehydrated water kefir grains here!14/10/2016, By AngeliqueVery happy, product is doing far better than what we thought. Re-hydrated within about 2 days and is growing like mad.14/08/2016, By AntI was really excited to receive these grains as I have had much success with both Kombucha and Milk Kefir- but can get it right ! :( The grains seem to be fully hydrated and have multiplied( I have about a cups worth) but they don seem to be culturing! I have followed the instructions 8 times and all I end up with, is what tastes like sweet water! Any attempts at a 2nd fermentation makes no difference.
I had been buying a locally produced water kefir so have been anticipating that lightly sparkling drink with a mild fermented taste but alas- no joy!
I am going to give it another bash, but wondered if you could advise?
Otherwise I think Ill research storing them and try again when I feel more enthusiastic. Will keep you posted- hold thumbs!27/06/2016, By SandraUsed half my packet to get started because I was worried that the first batch would not grow or something would go wrong but the water kefir just keep getting more! Love drinking it and no problems to maintain.02/05/2016, By Kerry-LeeI started with great excitement and my grains grew and my water keifer has been so much fun, so easy to make and is a lovely product to sell in my yoga studio! Im now experimenting with different flavours... such a fun project for kids too... and you just cant mess it up!
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