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.

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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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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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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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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Fermentation crocks for delicious sauerkraut.

Fermentation Crocks: The Who, What, Where, When, Why and How

Fermentation Crocks: The What? Why? Who? Where? When? and How? of fermenting in a water-sealed crock with weights and lid. Ferment your sauerkraut with ease.

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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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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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