These easy use, single batch direct set culture packs are great for the beginning cheesemaker, kids, and hobbyists who find it difficult to get through a whole commercial size package of culture. These packets do not contain rennet enzyme.
We stock an assortment of these single batch packages for various cheese recipes in Say Cheese! A Kid’s Guide to Cheese Making with Recipes for Mozzarella, Cream Cheese, Feta & Other Favorites and Ricki Carroll's Home Cheesemaking.
Lactic Acid Producers
CO2 and Diacetyl Producers
*Also produces Lactic Acid
YIELD: 1 packet sets 1 quart of pasteurized Light Cream or Half & Half.
DIRECTIONS: Heat 1 quart of pasteurized Light Cream or Half & Half to 86ºF. Pour into a thermos-like container or Yogotherm. Add 1 packet, let re-hydrate 2 minutes, then stir to dissolve. Cover and let set at 72ºF for 12-24 hours or until thickened. Refrigerate and enjoy! For a thicker sour cream add 1/4 cup dry milk.
THIS CULTURE INCLUDES: lactose, (LC) lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris, (LL) lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis, (LD) lactococcus lactis subsp. biovar diacetylactis, (LM)Lactococcus Mesenteroides.