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.

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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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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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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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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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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Weigh your vegetables and cabbage for a perfect ferment. | makesauerkraut.com

Weigh Your Cabbage and Vegetables to Guarantee a Perfect Ferment

Tired of bad batches of sauerkraut? How much salt did you use? Learn how a scale and weighing ingredients can make for SureFire Sauerkraut, every time.

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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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Storing sauerkraut 5 ways. | makesauerkraut.com

5 Ways to Store Fermented Sauerkraut [One is Controversial]

Storing fermented sauerkraut can be a challenge when there is not enough room in your refrgerator. Freeze? DIY root cellar? Canning? The heat of canning…

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Dry sauerkraut? 17 Tips for Dealing with. | makesauerkraut.com

Dry Sauerkraut? 17 Transformative Tips [BONUS: Gut Shots Recipe]

Dry sauerkraut is frustrating to experience. Why? Where did all the brine go? What to do? Simple tips to deal with dry sauerkraut. BONUS Gut Shots Recipe.

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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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How to remove odors from silicone. | makesauerkraut.com

Best Way to Remove Odors from Plastic and Silicone [2 ESSENTIAL KEYS]

Two essential keys to effectively remove smells from silicone & plastic kitchenware. Banish odors of garlic, onions, sauerkraut & tomato from lids, sealing rings.

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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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