Be Your Own Soda Maker: How to Make Healthy Probiotic Sparkling Sodas
with Malcolm Saunders
Saturday, June 16, 2018
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Register Online or Call 403-453-1343
There is something so delightful about a bubbly beverage for both young and old, the experience of drinking a refreshing soda has the ability to uplift and delight one’s spirit. Yet today, most of what is available is a far cry of what these drinks could and really should be. Old-fashioned sodas like root beer, ginger ale and even Coca-Cola were once health-promoting tonics made with real herbal ingredients. These traditional recipes were known to help increase and settle digestion, uplift and refresh as well as contribute to the health of one’s own microbiome.
The good news is that the fizzy lifting drinks of yesteryear can be made healthful once again – you can Be Your Own Soda Maker at home crafting all kinds recipes.
Be the creator of refreshing, enlivening, tasty and fun recipes so you and your family can enjoy your own naturally sweetened and fermented probiotic tonics and sodas.
In our time together we’ll explore the tips and techniques for creating drinks like Root Beer, Ginger Ale, Cream Soda, Colas and more!
You will learn:
- 6 distinct methods to bring probiotic life and effervescence to any drink
- The 5 simple steps to creating homemade sodas
- What sweeteners you can and cannot use
- The preferences of each unique culture for different sweeteners
- Elderflower soda
- Hibiscus Goji Rose soda
- Real Root Beer – with many variations
- Ginger Ales: Ginger-Pineapple, Ginger-Turmeric and Ginger-Reishi
- Spritely Lemon-Lime soda
- Wild Fruit Fizz
- Cream Soda
- Chaga Cola with a Cherry Cola variation
In addition to seeing, tasting and understanding how to be your own soda-maker you will also receive your own soda starter cultures to take home, enjoy and use to activate your own bubbly beverages.
This class promises revelations and delightful taste experiences you will want to recreate over and over again.
Come thirsty for fun, samples and excitement!
“This was the first class my daughter and I took from the Light Cellar and we enjoyed it very much. The class was awesome and the drinks were very tasty. We are looking forward to some of your other classes. The instructor was awesome and had a lot of great information. Thanks again”
“I very much enjoyed the class, already making some kefir sodas and everyone in the family is loving them!”
– Ksenia V.
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