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Cheese Coloring

Cheese Coloring

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Regular price $4.95
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4.98 59 reviews


This water based cheese coloring is naturally derived from the Annatto tree and will impart an appetizing yellow color to cheese. Most cheese will yellow slightly in the aging process, but if you want a rich yellow color annatto is a great option.



  • Water
  • Annatto
  • Potassium hydroxide
  • Castor oil

Store tightly closed in a cool, dark location

New England Cheesemaking Supply Company

Kosher Info
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.


Yes No Allergens Description Of Components
X Peanuts
X Tree Nuts
X Sesame
X Milk
X Eggs
X Fish
X Crustaceans
X Shellfish
X Soy
X Wheat
X Triticale
X Mustard
X Sulfites


Add annatto cheese coloring before Calcium Chloride and Rennet. Dilute color with cool, non-chlorinated water.

For a warm cream color add about 20-30 drops for every gallon of milk.

For a bright bold color add 100+ drops for every gallon of milk.

Note: Keep annatto cheese coloring out of contact with salts.

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Cheese Coloring

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Austin B.
United States United States
Best cheese coloring in the market!

I’ve used an assortment of cheese color and for the price, this is some of the best stuff you can use!

United States United States
Nice rich color, easy to mix in

I really like the coloration this product provides: rich creamy color, no additional flavors, easy to mix in.

Kayanna H.
United States United States
Cheese making

Wonderful. I'm new at making cheese out of my goat milk. And this has worked so good. I'm making the best cheese in my little town. Now everyone is wanting to make cheese.

Teena L.
United States United States
Provided color as described

Used this for my cheddar last month. Nice hint of color. The wheel is waxed and aging currently. Now the difficult part...... Waiting

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Canada Canada
Great product.

Gives the cheese an excellent colour. it doesn't taste any different with colour or without. just gives it a great look. you can add less for a light colour or more for darker.

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