February 26, 2013
Masters of Ferments

Welcome to Gutsy Ferments

The Family behind Gutsy Ferments Hello world.  I (Wei’er) am the chef in the kitchen. Running a household with 4 kids (and 1 big kid) […]
April 17, 2014
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Paleo Diet and Fermented Foods

What is the Paleo Diet? The paleo (or paleolithic) diet is popular today, but what is it and can people following a paleo diet eat […]
May 1, 2014
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How to bring up healthy kids that love real food (part 1 of 5)

I have a deep dark secret to confess…I have to admit that one of my childhood favourite food experience was at a fast food outlet. […]
May 20, 2014
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Bringing up healthy kids that love real food (part 2 of 5)

Today we’re making a no bake tart.  It’s easy to make, just throw all the ingredients into a food processor or blender and process or […]
June 2, 2014
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Probiotic Fat Burning Foods

Negative Influences on our Gut Probiotic foods are fat burning foods, research seems to show this.  First, you know that there are trillions of bacteria living […]
September 30, 2014
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Benefits of Eating Probiotic Foods

Why did our Ancestors Ferment? People around the world have eaten probiotic foods for thousands of years.  Fermented foods can even be considered part of […]
November 14, 2014
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Gut Health Foods and our Immune system

Gut Health Foods for Gut Flora In order to fight off disease and infection it is important to have a healthy bacterial community living in our gut. […]
January 14, 2015
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Fermented Foods and Nutrition

  We’ve already written about the fact that the process of fermentation creates trillions of beneficial bacteria or probiotics.  But did you know that Fermentation […]
November 21, 2018
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Does homemade Sauerkraut Contain Alcohol?

Does Homemade Sauerkraut Contain Alcohol? People have asked this question a surprising number of of times, “does homemade sauerkraut contain alcohol”?  Does Gutsy Sauerkraut contain […]
November 24, 2018
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About Gutsy – Why Organic Food

Why We Produce Organic Food Here at Gutsy Ferments we believe that whatever we make should be organic food.  The only food that we make […]
January 12, 2019
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About Gutsy – How we Ferment our Vegetables

From our decade long experience of fermenting, we have learned a few important rules for successful fermentation. Having dabbled with many different types of fermented […]
March 16, 2020

The Health Benefits of Fermented Foods

There are many Fermented Foods that are important to your health. In many cases, these foods help with gastrointestinal health primarily. Optimal gastrointestinal health can […]