Fire cider is said to restore and invigorate one's system many claim it has benefits that include boosting energy, warding off colds and flus, easing sinus congestion, lowering blood sugar, curbing cravings, and aiding digestion.
Steeped in a base of apple cider vinegar which is well known for its health benefits, the addition of herbs, spices and fruit juices from horseradish to jalapeño, turmeric to ginger and wild honey, lemon and lime- the resulting concoction is both delicious and fun to make.
What's included in the Kit:
-Ceramic garlic grater used for grinding herbs, roots and spices. Handmade by Bridgehamptons’s Mary Jaffe ($36)
-1 bottle Hudson Valley Apple Cider Vinegar
-Spice Mixture (cinnamon stick, star anise, cloves)
-32 Oz Mason Jar
-Mind Offline Canvas Tote ($20)
Whats not Included but recommended if you want to brew at home:
-Citrus fruits or rind
-Horseradish fresh or jarred
-Cayenne or red pepper
-Turmeric fresh or powdered
-Jalapeño or other hot peppers
-Local Honey or natural sweetener of choice
While Fire Cider is an age old homegrown remedy touted for its many natural health benefits, Mind Offline makes no medical claims as to its effectiveness. If you have any health conditions or allergies, please consult with your doctor before brewing or consuming fire cider. Vinegar works as a natural preservative but the brew should be adequately refrigerated and consumed within 12 days of brewing. Do not consume if you see any signs of mold or spoilage.
Home brewing fire cider does involve some risks as with any preservation or fermentation process. By home brewing your own fire cider, you agree not to hold Mind Offline responsible or liable in any way.