Yogurt Starter Cultures for Home Preparation of Original Bulgarian yogurt
Bulgarian yogurt is a unique diary product which combines the probiotic effect of the selected strains of Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus. It is one of the most popular variety of yogurt in the world and have unique taste and beneficial health effects.
Our yogurt starter cultures for preparation of Bulgarian yogurt contain strains with scientific proven probiotic effect, they are needed for the maintenance of optimal health status of the human organism. They have the ability to pass the gastric barrier, implant on the intestinal walls and inhibit the undesirable microbial species. Their metabolic activity helps to detoxify the organism and stimulate the immunity. Lowering the levels of the “good” bacteria in the human body may lead to digestive problems, symptoms of dysbiosis and risk of other diseases. The consumption of Bulgarian yogurt is the ideal way to maintain the balance of the intestinal microflora.
Our yogurt starter cultures are 100% natural products.
Bulgarian yogurt is the most delicious and healthiest probiotic food and now you can easily prepare it at home using our yogurt starter cultures. To make your own probiotic yogurt at home you will need our yogurt starter cultures and milk (pasteurized or boilled). Then just follow the instructions bellow.
- Boil the raw milk
- Keep it hot for 30 min.
- Cool it down to 42 – 45°C
- Add the yogurt starter culture and stir well.
- Wait for 8 – 10 hours without stirring at 42 – 45°C.
- Put it in the refrigerator until cooled down to 10°C without stirring
The quality of the finished product depends on the quality of the milk which is used. If the result is not satisfactory, try another milk.
2 years in a refrigerator within the range of 0 and 10°C.
1 year in a dry, cool place away from sunlight at the temperatures up to 20°C.
Do not store back open foil-packets of yogurt starter cultures.