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Markus Shimizu
Fermentation master

Born in Japan, Berlin-based Markus Shimizu is a master of fermentation. His lab and store can be found in Wedding, where he uses traditional methods with wooden barrels to create his tasty, health-giving ferments, which he sells in small jars and bottles both in person and online. Having suffered from various allergies, Markus was initially inspired to try making his own ferments through exploring healthy foods and their effects.