Fermentation Tips

Fermentation Tips

Learn how to hold your ferment below the brine, troubleshoot dry sauerkraut, or eliminate mold. Numerous tips to raise the flavor bar on your fermentation.

11 Cool Fermentation Tips for Hot Weather. | makesauerkraut.com

11 Cool Fermentation Tips for Hot Weather

Moldy, mushy sauerkraut? Trying to make sauerkraut in hot weather? Fermentation tips cool your ferment and ensure success: Adjust salt, the Wet T-shirt…

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Fermentation Gift Guide. | makesauerkraut.com

9 Great Fermentation Gift Ideas for a Loved One [To Fit Any Budget]

Perfect gift picks for beginner fermenters and pros alike, all price ranges. Fermentation weights, scale, salt, crocks and books. FREE sauerkraut recipe PDF

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Bad sauerkraut in my refrigerator. | makesauerkraut.com

A Peek Inside my Refrigerator: I Threw Out 5 Jars of Sauerkraut, One was Pretty Bad!

I often get questions: Has my sauerkraut gone bad? Is my sauerkraut safe to eat? How do I know? Let’s look inside my fridge to see if there’s some bad stuff.

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15 EXPERT Fermentation Tips for the Perfect Batch Every Time. | makesauerkraut.com

15 EXPERT Fermentation Tips to Ferment the Perfect Batch Every Time

A set of 15 Fermentation Tips to ensure you successfully ferment your sauerkraut. TIP#7: The best way to hold your ferments below the brine. TIP #4: Do you need to sanitize your equipment? TIP #11: A simple tool to test your ferments. And in TIP #6, a guaranteed way to make sure you are adding the proper amount of salt

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Fermentation weights to keep your ferment below the brine. | makesauerkraut.com

3 Key Items for Keeping Your Ferments Safe [BELOW THE BRINE]

Crucial for successful fermentation of sauerkraut is keeping everything below the brine and away from air. This is done with fermentation weights and…

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Ways to slice cabbage for sauerkraut. | makesauerkraut.com

How to Slice Cabbage [Which is the BEST for Perfect Sauerkraut?]

Are you looking for evenly fermented sauerkraut that tastes WOW! How to slice cabbage to get the texture you want. Chef’s knife? Mandolin? Food processor?

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Answers to all your sauerkraut questions. | makesauerkraut.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Lacto-fermented Sauerkraut

Find out about benefits, customs, fermentation and fun stuff associated with sauerkraut. What is lacto-fermented sauerkraut? Does sauerkraut give you gas?

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5 Ingredients I never use in my ferments and why. | makesauerkraut.com

5 Ingredients I NEVER Use in My Sauerkraut [or Vegetable Ferments] and Why

Why a starter culture, whey, vinegar, celery juice or leftover brine is not necessary to safely ferment sauerkraut or vegetables. What happens if used?

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How long do you ferment sauerkraut?

How Long To Ferment Sauerkraut?

Like a fine wine, sauerkraut does improve with age. Four factors that impact how long to ferment – or “age” – your sauerkraut for maximum health benefit.

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What is the BEST fermentation weight for fermenting in canning jars? | makesauerkraut.com

BEST Fermentation Weight for Fermenting in Jars [28-Day Challenge]

Discover the best fermentation weight for mason jar fermenting. 7 different weights tested over 28 days. Safely below the brine? No brine overflow? No mold?

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Best plastic, silicone, glass, stainless steel for fermentation? | makesauerkraut.com

Can I Use Plastic? Silicone? Stainless Steel? for Fermentation

What’s best to use for fermentation? Plastic? Glass? Ceramic? Stainless Steel? Silicone? What to look for what choosing your fermentation weight, lid or jar.

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Troubleshoot tips & rules for moldy sauerkraut. | makesauerkraut.com

Has Your Sauerkraut Fermentation Gone Bad? Three Fermentation Rules and Many Troubleshooting Tips

Are there uninvited guests lurking in your jar of sauerkraut? Follow the three basic fermentation rules and wave good-bye to slimy, moldy, mushy sauerkraut.

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Mouthwatering Sauerkraut Book Sampler. | MakeSauerkraut.com

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Be Fermenting Like a Pro in No Time

Download your FREE BOOK SAMPLER from the book that takes the guesswork out of making sauerkraut: Fermentation Made Easy! Mouthwatering Sauerkraut
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