Kind Kombucha is a local company started by two enthusiasts of this raw, probiotic-rich, cleansing drink who believe kombucha can assist in the improvement of many chronic health concerns. Their process preserves all the nutrients and natural enzymes in this raw food, retaining those enzymes that boost digestion and fight chronic disease. Click here for more information, including where you can purchase Kind Kombucha.
Inspired by the "picole" sellers in his native country of Brazil, Iuri Santos and his family decided that Bloomington needed a gourmet ice pop cart. Rasta Pops makes hand-crafted artisan ice pops from the highest quality ingredients. Rasta Pops buys organic and local ingredients when possible and never uses artificial colors or additives. Rasta Pops provides a variety of interesting flavors with something for everyone, including vegan options, a Paleo friendly pop, fruity and creamy pops for kids, and pops with more subtle and complex flavors (think Basil Lime and Spicy Chocolate) for adults. Click here for more information.
Uel Zing Coffee specializes in super strong, super smooth cold brew coffee, bottled by hand and available in over 40 locations across Bloomington and Indianapolis, Indiana. Their signature ZING blend is nice and chocolatey, sweet yet smoky, and roasted by Tinker Coffee Co. The Coffee Lab is open daily with plenty of cold brew, as well as hot pour-over coffee, beans, and brew gear by Hario and AeroPress. Click here for more information about Uel Zing, products, locations, and more.