Calcium Chloride will help with store bought milk, cold stored raw milk and goats milk produce a firmer setting curd. A firmer curd is easier to cut and produces a larger yield.
Do not use Calcium Chloride when making Mozzarella, it can prevent the curds from stretching.
- Calcium Chloride (concentration of 30-32%)
- 1 oz | 24 gallons of milk
- 2 oz | 48 gallons of milk
- 1 pt | 384 gallons of milk
Store in a cool, dark location
New England Cheesemaking Supply Company
We purchase this product Certified Kosher OU. Then package into various sizes, without Kosher supervision, which voids Kosher certification. We are not, nor do we make any representation to be, under kosher certification.
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Dissolve 1/4 tsp of calcium chloride for every gallon of milk in 1/4 cup cool, non-chlorinated water. Add to milk before adding culture.
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Works great - as stated and for a great price!! I use it regularly in my cheese making and brining!
Definitely got more curds
Works as expected, the dropper bottle helps with measuring.
I just used my calcium chloride for the first time, yesterday & my cheese curds came out perfectly firm, squeaky & delicious! Thank you! Sally
I don't have easy access to raw milk so this stuff is super helpful is developing a stronger curd.