Hard and Soft Cheese Making Kit with Press will make your own cheese a great hobby!
This Hard and Soft Cheese Making Kit with Press comes with what you need to make soft and hard cheese. Included is a sheet with a basic soft cheese and cheddar cheese recipe and additional information how to take your hobby forward. The rennet and cultures can be used for a number of production runs. When they eventually run out, you can purchase new in our ebay shop. This is the ideal cheese making kit for beginners.
You can always contact us with questions.
This kit has moulds to make a cheese weighing apx. 400 gram. It contains:
Please note that the press in this kit is made to fit the hard cheese mould in this set.
- 1 hard cheese mould, complete with cheese cloth and follower
- 1 soft cheese basket mould
- 1 thermometer, 0-100 °C
- 1 tube rennet tablets (20 tablets, each tablet for 20 L milk, easy to divide in quarters) OR a bottle vegetarian rennet. Please indicate which one you prefer. Default is rennet tablets.
- 1 envelope with 3 sachets cheese culture.
Following data is useful when pressing cheese:
The spring is 53mm without compression.
when it is 30mm tall under compression it gives 87n, 19.5lb or 8.87kg pressure per spring.
when it is 20mm tall under compression it gives 125n, 28lb or 12.75kg pressure per spring
when it is 17mm just before solid, it gives 136n, 30.6lb or 13.86kg pressure per spring.
We supply additional cheese and butter making accessories and ingredients. Check our shop for cheese moulds, presses, rennet, different cultures, cheese cloth, butter churns, books etc.