M179 is a fast acidifying, medium gas producing mesophilic culture and is excellent for cheeses to pull forward the fresh flavor of the milk. Very good in fresh creams, fermented fresh creams, soft cheeses, continental and semi-hard cheeses. A very good all around culture whereby the cheese maker is seeking creaminess and buttery flavor.
Composition: Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis, Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis biovar diacetylactis and Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp. cremoris.
Inoculation: Fresh cheeses: 2 to 3 units per 26 gallons/100 liters of milk. Soft cheeses: 2 to 6 units per 26 gallons/100 liters of milk.U/100L of milk. This 50 unit pouch can make up to 650 gallons of milk.
Rotation cultures: M179 may be substituted with M229, M231 or M235 based upon stock.
Technical Description, pH curve data and COA: Available upon request.
Kosher, HALAL, Allergen and Non-GMO certifications: Available upon request.
Other culture comparison: Danisco MM100, MM101, CHR Hansen CHN-11 and Biena Mesophilic Aroma B.
Protect Your Purchase in Shipment
To protect your purchase during shipment, in the upper right hand corner in the search engine type “blue ice blanket”. You can then add this item to your cart and your products will be wrapped with an ice block and blanket during shipment. Please note, if you are located outside of the USA this option is available, but will not stay frozen during transit. During the hot summer months in the USA, the ice block will stay frozen for two days in transit only.