Waka is known as the lateral roots of the kava plant. Our Savusavu waka is 100% lateral roots first fire dried for 6 hours to and then dried by the radiant Fijian sun to reach moisture level of 10%.
The waka is the most potent part of the kava plant and can be bitter to the taste. This kava is ideal to be consumed at the end of the day when the only thing needed is relaxation.
The beverage produced is very light in color and the taste of the kava is mildly bitter with a smokey afterwards taste.
Average kavalactone content of the waka is between 8 - 13%