How to Make Crème Fraîche

creambread

Crème fraîche makes a delicious topping for soups, main dishes and even desserts. The decadent texture is rich, creamy, and very satisfying. Not only is making crème fraîche at home very easy, it allows you the option of choosing high-quality ingredients such as organic milk or cream if desired…. 

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Honey Yogurt Salad Dressing

Yogurt Dressing

This dressing is not only good for green salads, but great to pour over cold pasta or stir into a zesty potato salad for a unique, cultured flavor.

Kombucha Root Beer

Root Beer

I love root beer. I’m not even sure why. Maybe it’s something from my childhood? It’s cold, it’s rich, it’s sweet—I mean what’s not to love? These days however, sugar and I do not get along and so even the more natural brands of root beer simply aren’t an option. From the Editor: Please welcome… 

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A Closer Look: Mesophilic Direct Set Culture

cheddarcheese

  Today we are going to take a closer look at the Cultures for Health Mesophilic Direct Set Starter Culture.  This is used for making semi-soft and fresh cheeses including Cheddar, Colby, Monterey Jack, Feta, Chevre, etc.

Weekly Cultured Gathering: September 6

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This week’s article is about a fermentation learning session held in Indonesia.  “On the first day exhibited manufacture of yoghurt, fish sauce, pickled mango, and strawberry cider . While on the second day participants learn the manufacture of virgin coconut oil, snow lotus, and modified cassava… After the completion of [the] workshop participants can bring… 

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