Future soda? Micro-fermented, probiotic, water kefir brew

It's a 3000-year-old soda that is popular again. Water kefir is a natural ferment that was likely first discovered by shepherds who had led their animal to drink in high mountain springs in the Caucasus Mountains.

"The newfangledness of it is really that we've lost our culture in America. This is only newfangled to people that don't have access or a lineage that they're bringing forward of live culture fermenting of food," explains Tom Boyd.

Boyd, along with partners Jeffrey Edelheit and Deana Dennard, ferment their live beverages in what they call "the only kefir based microbrewery", a tiny shop in Sebastapol, California called the Kefiry. They use kefir grains (which aren't really grains, but bacteria and yeast that turn sugars into carbonation) to create their "enlivened" beverages that contain much less sugar than conventional sodas.

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New AMG GT Black Series - the most powerful Mercedes road car ever!

This is the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, and it’s the most powerful Mercedes road car EVER! Borrowing aero elements from the Mercedes GT3 racing car, so it already looks more aggressive than the regular GT… and that’s before you check out the massive front grille and multiple air intakes!

When it comes to performance, the new GT Black Series is absolutely off the charts! It may use a similar 4-litre twin-turbo V8 as found in the regular GT, but it’s been given loads of upgrades, meaning it can now put down 730hp and 800Nm of torque! This makes it the most powerful V8 engine AMG has ever put in a road car, helping it launch to 60mph in just 3.2 seconds, with a top speed of 202mph! 


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BMW 760Li vs Maybach: DRAG RACE *V12 Luxury*

It’s time for a super luxurious V12 showdown! Back when it was first released, the Maybach was in a league of its own… at least, it was when it came to the price! The model we have lined up with us today would have cost almost £500,000 when it was brand new! But how will this luxurious limo compare to the equally powerful BMW 760Li? They’re both more suited to luxury rather than performance, but when they’re both packing a V12 under the bonnet, can they both do the business over the quarter-mile? There’s only one way to find out… LET’S RACE!

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