How to Make a Leban or Yogurt Culture to Mix With Making Yogurt?

Answer Laban is the Lebanese word for yogurt, a living food, with an interesting history. To preserve the bacterial culture needed to make laban, cloth was soaked in yogurt, dried and carried with Lebanes... Read More »

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Can you freeze yogurt to make frozen yogurt?

Freezing yogurt cups, drinks or sticks makes a delicious snack without destroying the healthy bacteria. However, this is not the same frozen yogurt you would buy at an ice cream store, which is mad... Read More »

Can you make greek yogurt in a yogurt maker?

Yes, you can make Greek yogurt in a yogurt maker. Simply substitute a dried Greek yogurt starter for your usual starter. If you don't have a dried Greek yogurt starter, use a cup of Greek yogurt in... Read More »

At what temperature does yogurt culture grow the best?

According to Science Buddies, the lactobacillus culture dies if it is exposed to temperatures higher than 130 degrees F and may not thrive in temperatures lower than 98 degrees F. The ideal tempera... Read More »

How to Breed a Bacteria Culture in Yogurt?

Yogurt is a delicious and nutritious dairy product that is made from fermented milk. This milk is fermented by bacteria, or yogurt cultures, producing lactic acid, which is what gives yogurt its cr... Read More »