Frequently Asked Questions
Homofermentative lactobacilli occur in the 3rd stage of lacto-fermentation, producing the all-important lactic acid which is crucial, preserving lacto-fermented foods, and keeping them safe. Read more about homofermentative lactobacilli in the Microbial Step-by-Step article.
Transport and Metabolism of Lactose, Glucose, and Galactose in Homofermentative Lactobacilli – Pub Med
Did you know...
The Greek, Pliny the Elder, in the first Century B.C. was one of the first in recorded history to mention sauerkraut
Don’t give up on getting children to eat more lacto-fermented veggies than pickled cucumbers! Out of the mouth of my 4 1/2-year-old, Daniel, my most avid fermented food avoider, as he was eating his lunch earlier today, “Oh, bother! I forgot to have a bite of kraut!”
… and yes, I gave him some kraut as I tried to very subtly pick my jaw up off the floor …