Fermentation is a type of food preservation that actually increases the nutritional value of the foods being fermented. The process of fermentation is actually quite simple and you do not need any special equipment to get started. If you are curious to learn more about fermentation, this book is the perfect place to begin. In this book you will receive the following: An overview of fermentation and fermentation methods A step-by-step guide for creating brine and whey A collection of recipes for fermenting a variety of different foods If you are ready to try fermentation for yourself, simply follow the step-by-step guide in this book, select a recipe, and get started!
If you are someone who enjoys his sauerkraut and pickled veggies, you have already begun to enjoy the taste of delicious fermented foods. The process of fermentation is basically a chemical reaction. It changes complex substances into simpler compounds that contain digestive enzymes, gut-friendly bacteria and quite a few other nutrients. This means that when you consume fermented foods, they are not just delicious, but they are also easy to digest and full of nutrients. The best part is that you can pick any of your favorite veggies, ferment them using certain substances right at home, and enjoy home-made fermented foods! But the question is how to get started? What is fermentation? Which foods can you ferment? How do you ferment foods? What is a fermentation starter? How do make sauerkraut? Lots and lots of questions and you probably have no idea about the answers. But worry not, this guide will help you learn about what fermentation is, what happens during this process, what foods you can ferment, and what fermentation starters would you need. So, let's begin and begin our home fermentation journey!
CONTENTS - Introduction, L. A. Underkofler and R. J. Hickey - PART I -ALCOHOLIC FERMENTATION AND ITS MODIFICATIONS - 2 Alcoholic Fermentation of Grain, W. H. Stark - 3 Alcoholic Fermentation of Molasses, H. M. Hodge and F. M. Hildebrandt - 4 Alcoholic Fermentation of Sulfite Waste Liquor, J. L. McCarthy 95 5 Production of Alcohol from Wood Waste, J. F. Saeman and A. A. Andreasen - 6 The Brewing Industry, R. I. Tenney - 7 Commercial Production of Table and Dessert Wines, M. A. Joslyn and M. W. Turbovsky - 8 Glycerol, L. A. Underkofler - PART II. THE PRODUCTION OF YEAST - 9 Commercial Yeast Manufacture, R. Irvin - 10 Food and Feed Yeast, A. J. Wiley - PART III. THE BUTANOL ACETONE FERMENTATIONS - II The Butanol-Acetone Fermentations, W.N. McCutchan and R. J. Hickey - PART IV. FERMENTATIVE PRODUCTION OF ORGANIC ACIDS - 12 Lactic Acid, H. H. Schopmeyer - 13 The Citric Acid Fermentation, M. J. Johnson - 14 Gluconic Acid, L. A. Underkofler - 15 Fumaric Acid, J. W. Foster - 16 Itaconic Acid, L. B. Lockwood - 17 Acetic Acid-Vinegar, R. H. Vaughn - INDEX -
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