Fatwa ID: 03039
Answered by: Maulana Moinul Abu Hamza
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah
Did anyone read about kombucha? Is it jaiz to consume?
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Assalamualaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuh
Kombucha is a drink made of yeast, sugar, and fermented tea. There is a small amount of alcohol that occurs as a bi-product due to the fermentation process. This is negligent and not considered enough to constitute an intoxicant (1)
(1) Raddul Muhtar Page 639 Arabic
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Answered By Maulana Moinul Abu Hamza
Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah
Darul Ifta Birmingham