How much Kava root does the AluBall® hold?
What root to Water ratio should I use with the AluBall®?
2-3 Cups water to 1 Tbsp. of Kava root is a good starting point. The less water you use with more root, the stronger your cup of Kava will be. Note: Using minimal amounts of water in the shaker bottle with the AluBall® can cause the bottle to crack.
Can I make multiple cups of Kava with the same Kava root in the AluBall®?
Yes, going through the AluBall® process a second or third time is recommended to get the most out of you Kava root.
Can I make Kava using liquids other than water?
Yes, the AluBall® allows you to shake up a batch of Kava mess free using any of your favorite drinks.
How long should I shake the AluBall® in a shaker bottle to make Kava?
We believe 30 seconds is enough to get a decent cup of Kava made but feel free to shake it longer to your liking.
What is the expected lifetime of the AluBall®?
You can expect to get 2-3 months of consistent daily use before needing a replacement ball. Less if you shake the ball for longer than a 30 seconds with each use. A lot of force gets generated on the screen so eventually fatigue sets in.
Whats the Micron rating of the mesh used in the AluBall®?
The AluBall uses a Stainless Steel mesh with about a 75 Micron rating.
Can I make Kava without the AluBall®?
Yes, Kava has been made for ages by kneading the root in water using a fine muslin bag. Check out our Kava strainer Bags.
Do we wholesale the AluBall® and Kava?
Yes, if you are interested in retailing our products please email email@example.com or contact us here.
Where did the name AluBall come from?
Derived from the Tongan word "Alu" meaning "to go"