Ricki's Sour Cream Starter will turn a quart of cream into delicious, thick, "old world" style sour cream. For a low fat substitute use this culture with low fat or skim milk.
CULTURE INCLUDES: s.lactis, s.cremoris, l.b.diaetylactis, m.s.cremoris and malto dextrin
YIELD: Each packet sets 1 quart of cream.
DIRECTIONS: Heat 1qt. pasteurized light cream or 1/2 & 1/2 to 86ºF. Add and mix in 1 packet. Let set at room temperature, undisturbed, for 12 hours or until thickened to desired consistency.
STORAGE: Keep packages in the freezer, they will last up to 2 years.
NOTE: This is very simple to make using the Yogotherm, in the Home Dairy Kit. DS means Direct Set, which means they cannot be recultured. Good for 2 years if kept in the freezer. This culture will die in temperatures over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Please make sure that when the package arrives it does not sit in a hot place for an extended period of time..