• Lactobacillus Plantarum

Produces high levels of lactic acid. This strain is perfect for sour kettle or sour mash beers.

The best way to use bacteria is with a starter. To create a starter optimized to grow Lactobacillus, combine the following ingredients per Liter of wort and boil for 15 minutes:


90 grams DME

20 grams Dextrose 

20 grams Calcium Carbonate 

1 gram Fermaid K / DAP 

Cool this starter solution down to the temperature and maintain this temperature as best as possible for 24 to 36 hours.



Lactobacillus Plantarum

  • Product Code: Yeast
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  • R26.45

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