Active: Time
5 Mins
Total:
1 to 3 weeks (depending on desired acidity)
Yield
Makes 64 ounces.  
Harvest Roots

How to Make It

Step 1

Coarsely chop beets and place in a ½ gallon Mason jar. Add salt and enough filtered water to completely cover beets. Cover Mason jar with a plastic lid or flour sack secured with a rubber band. Move to a cool, dim place and allow kvass to ferment for 1 to 3 weeks (depending on desired acidity).

 

Step 2

Strain kvass, and place in a reusable container. Store in the refrigerator.