fermentation Weights

What Are Fermentation Weights? Do You Need Them For Your Ferments?

Fermentation weights, sometimes called fermentation stones or followers are just as important as your choice of fermentation jar or crock. If you are thinking about fermenting foods like fruit and vegetables then following some basic rules will ensure you end up with a delicious, tangy result rather than a potential spoiled, fuzzy ferment. Keeping your …

Bacteria In Vinegar

What Bacteria Is In Vinegar?

Making vinegar involves making use of lots of microorganisms including bacteria without which we would not have many of the foods we take for granted. These microorganisms consist of yeasts, fungus and bacteria and the processes that occur are called fermentation. At different stages in the production of vinegar, there are different organisms or bacteria …