About This Product
The Deluxe Soft Hard Cheese Making Kit is an excellent gift for the serious DIY cheese maker.
This kit includes a starter book for Camembert/Brie and Blue Cheeses and several recipes.
We also recommend optional books at a discount which are outstanding to have in your home library for cheese making.
This kit can be used to make a wide variety of hard cheeses such as: Cheddar, Colby, Gouda and Parmesan and many other soft cheeses including Mozzarella, Chevre, Camembert and Blue.
The Kit includes one Camembert/Brie mould, and an optional small, large or extra large Tomme mould to form & press your cheeses.
Deluxe Soft & Hard Cheese Making Kit Includes:
- Intro Book Camembert/Brie and Blue Cheese Making Guide by Steve Shapson
CULTURES for Soft and Hard Cheeses
- Camembert/Brie Mesophilic Culture & Dry Rennet (1 pack of each)
- Blue Cheese Mesophilic/Penicillium Mix Culture & Dry Rennet (1 pack of each)
- Mesophilic Starter Culture MM100-101 125 dose
- Thermophilic Starter Culture TA 61-62 50 dose
- Mesophilic Starter Culture Kazu
INGREDIENTS to make various cheeses per recipes
- 2 oz. Mild Lipase Powder
- Calcium Chloride 1 oz. liquid
- 4 oz. Chymosin Double Strength Kosher liquid rennet
- 1 oz. Natural cheese coloring (orange/yellow)
- 4 oz Citric Acid granules (for Mozzarella)
CHEESE MAKING SUPPLIES
- 2 square yards Reusable Cheesecloth (to line your mould)
- Stainless Steel Straining Skimmer
- Custom Whey Drainage Tray & Insert
- Five Piece Measuring Spoons
- 2 Bamboo Draining Mats
- Large Pocket Dial Thermometer
- 8 sheets of 10” x 10” Double Layer white mold wrapping paper
MOULDS to Form Your Curds:
- One Camembert/Brie bottomless traditional ‘hoop’ style mould
- One Small Tomme Mould (option to choose a larger size Large, or Extra-Large).
- Excellent and versatile mould for hard cheeses!
- Optional Books:
- Artisan Cheese Making at Home (excellent for beginners and intermediate)
- Mastering Artisan Cheesemaking (great info for intermediate / advanced)
- BASICS OF CHEESE MAKING insert; overview of ingredients and storage
- Detailed list of items in your kit with appropriate usage and storage info
Shipping included within the Continental USA. Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, International shipping available at additional cost depending upon destination.