Pete Halupka and Lindsay Whiteaker, Harvest Roots Ferments, Mentone, AL, USA
Q: When did you first discover kombucha?
Pete discovered Kombucha at some random Brooklyn bodega when he was hungover. Lindsay discovered kombucha pretty much the same way.
Q: Why did you start your own Kombucha company?
Q: What is your favorite flavor of kombucha? (a brand that is not your own)?
We both love Lenny Boy’s Beet and Ginger when its just hit the shelf.
Q: What is your former/current other life or career?
Lindsay and I were farmers that always sold fermented products at our table. But then the customers wanted those products more than Kale.
Q: What is a saying that you live by?