Yogurt Starter Culture (Sweet)easy to make, great source of probiotics
"I just made yogurt for the first time, it's AMAZING and so simple!"
–Susan, Happy Cheese Maker
A sweet and creamy yogurt that is simple to make and wonderful to eat. Works very well with store-bought milk and goats milk.
For a Greek Style yogurt, simply drain your homemade yogurt, in two layers of Butter Muslin, for 1-2 hours.
- Streptococcus thermophilus
- Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus
- Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. lactis
- Lactobacillus acidophilus
- Bifidobacterium lactis
Store in the freezer for up to 2 years
Each of the five packets will set 1 qt - 1 gal
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Heat 1-4 quarts of milk to 185ºF, then cool to 112ºF. Pour milk into a yogurt maker or large container. Add yogurt culture and mix well. Let the milk incubate for 5-12 hours or until the yogurt has thickened to desired consistency.
For a thicker yogurt, before heating add 3 tablespoons milk powder for each quart of milk.
Note: If you don't have a yogurt maker, simply wrap your covered container in a blanket or towel to keep the milk warm while incubating.
Re-culturing: Instead of adding yogurt culture, add approximately 1 tablespoon of prepared yogurt, per quart of milk.
Re-culture every 7-10 days to keep the yogurt bacteria healthy and active.
After multiple rounds of re-culturing, your yogurt may not fully set the milk. At this point, start the process over with a fresh yogurt culture.
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We've used this starter for years using local raw milk...it's never let us down.
reliable and works
I love this yogurt culture, very good flavor and texture. I strain mine, and it makes a great smoothie, especially tasty with fruit and honey. I also love that it can be recultured, since I make yogurt by the gallon every week!
Just the best
I love this starter. It's not tangy, which I like. I wish I could find it somewhere in Canada since the dollar exchange and shipping makes this extremely costly for me, but it's the only starter I like.
Makes the best yogurt!