Shipping Information

What Shipping Methods Are Available?

YAYA Kombucha offers shipping with same day delivery in NL and next day delivery for Belgium (for orders placed before 11:00 am) or you can choose to pick up your order at our brewery in Amsterdam (except Saturday and Sunday).

I ordered but will not be at home

You can leave a note when ordering and tell us on what day (Mo-Fri) you would like to receive your order. Or send us an email at shop [at] yayakombucha.com. Please let us know before 11:00 am.

Do you ship in NL?

Everywhere in NL, except Waddeneilanden (Texel, Vlieland, Terschelling, Ameland, Schiermonnikoog).

Do You Ship Internationally?

Yes, we also ship to Belgium (Vlaanderen and Brussels). If you're not sure if we deliver to you address you can check with by sending us an e-mail shop [at] yayakombucha.com

How Long Will It Take To Get My Package?

Orders placed on working days before 11:00 am will be delivered in NL on the same day between 5:00 pm and 10:00 pm. Orders placed after 11 am will be delivered the next working day. Did you order during the weekend? Then you can expect your package at home on Monday between 5:00 pm and 10:00 pm. For Belgium we offer next day delivery (orders placed before 11:00 am). Do you order on Friday after 11, your order will arrive on Tuesday. Our delivery service (Trunkrs) will send you an update as soon as your order has been dispatched along with track and trace information.

Subscriptions

How do subscriptions work?

Products are automatically delivered on your schedule. No obligation, modify or cancel your subscription anytime.

Can I subscribe to every product?

You can subscribe to all our kombucha. Hi-Five Ice Tea, Home brewing kits and T-shirts are excluded. There's a separate subscription so you won't miss out on our Limited Edition kombucha (read below).

I don't want to miss out on Limited Editions.

Of course you don't! We will offer this option very soon, in August 2021.

Return policy

Can I return products?

You have 15 days from the shipping date of your order to return your purchase from yayakombucha.com free of charge. You can return your order at our brewery in Amsterdam. You only have to present the purchase receipt along with the items you wish to return.

How Can I Cancel Or Change My Order?

Order that have not been processed yet can be changed at any time. To change your order, please send an email to shop(at)yayakombucha.com.

How Do I Track My Order?

Once you have placed an order, you will receive an order confirmation in your email. Once your order has been dispatched, you will receive another notification which includes a track and trace link.

About Kombucha

What Is Kombucha?

Kombucha is a fermented drink made from tea, sugar and a scoby (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria and Yeast). Read more about what kombucha is.

Is Kombucha Vegan?

Only plant-based ingredients are used to make kombucha (tea, sugar, water). Read more about is kombucha vegan.

Is Kombucha Keto?

Kombucha is low in proteins and fats and often contains a small amount of sugar. Kombucha is therefore not keto.

Is Kombucha Healthy?

Kombucha has been consumed for many centuries. One reason for this would be the health-promoting effects of the drink. Read more about kombucha and health.

Is Kombucha Good For You?

Kombucha is sometimes consumed because it is said to have health-promoting effects. Read more about kombucha and health.

When Should You Drink Kombucha?

Kombucha can be enjoyed at any time of the day! Read more about kombucha.

How Should You Drink Kombucha?

Kombucha is usually enjoyed neat, without anything else. Sometimes it is enjoyed with flavourings such as fruit juice or spices. Kombucha is also suitable for making mock and cocktails. Read more about kombucha.

How Does Kombucha Fermentation Work?

Making kombucha starts with brewing a strong sweet tea. A scoby (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria and Yeast) and starter liquid (sour kombucha) are added to this tea. Read more about the fermentation process of kombucha.

Is Kombucha Safe To Drink?

Store bought kombucha is the safest to drink. If you are making kombucha at home, it is good to learn more about the preparation and food safety processes involved.

Where Did Kombucha Originate?

It is unknown where kombucha exactly comes from. The drink has been consumed in parts of Asia and Eastern Europe for many hundreds of years. Read more about kombucha.

Why Should You Drink Kombucha?

Because it taste great!

What Does Kombucha Taste Like?

A high quality kombucha should have a pale golden colour and a slight apple aroma. The drink is refreshing and light to drink and balances acidity with sweetness.

Should Your Drink Kombucha While Pregnant?

Kombucha is a 'raw' product. In the preparation process of kombucha fermentation takes place by means of a live bacteria and yeast culture. Alcohol formation also takes place during this fermentation. The amount of alcohol varies but is usually around 0.5% or less and can vary by brand. YAYA Kombucha contains 0.15% alcohol. For this reason some people decide not to drink it when pregnant, while others chose to drink it becuase of the live culture. In the end it is a personal decision.

Does Kombucha Help With Weight-loss?

Kombucha is low in calories, making it a better fit in a healthy diet. Read more about Kombucha and weightloss.

How Is Kombucha Made?

Making kombucha is a interesting process. Read more about how kombucha is made.

Where Can You Buy YAYA Kombucha?

YAYA Kombucha is available at organic specialty stores and Ekoplaza, it is also available at supermarkets such as Jumbo and Albert Heijn (to-go). In addition, kombucha is often on the menu at lunch and coffee shops. YAYA Kombucha is also available through the online store. Read more about where can you buy kombucha.

What Is Kombucha Made Of?

Kombucha is made from tea, sugar, water and a scoby (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria and Yeast).

Why Is Kombucha Good For You?

Kombucha is sometimes drunk because it is said to have health-promoting effects. Lab and animal tests show positive effects. For example, kombucha improves digestion, is good for the immune system and prevents the development of cancer. However, there is currently not enough scientific research to show that kombucha has these effects on humans. It is therefore unclear whether kombucha is healthy for you.