Equipment needed to brew water kefir at home

Nothing is easier to prepare in a trice, at home, the water kefir beverage! Here are the ingredients that you will need:


  • water kefir seeds (you will need about 50 grams of water kefir seeds per 1 liter of water);
  • bottled still water (with filtered tap water it works too);
  • sugar;
  • lemon, preferably not treated; if the lemon is treated, the skin has to be removed;
  • dried figs without preservatives.
brew water kefir at home equipment needed

Regarding the utensils, you will need:


  • a non-metallic container: any glass will do (a canning jar for e.g.);
  • a muslin in order to cover the jar, using an elastic;
  • a fine mesh plastic strainer and
  • a small plastic spoon.


Togheter with your order you will receive the basic recipe for the water kefir.