Potassium Sorbate (Mould Inhibitor) 500g

Our Potassium Sorbate is a premium quality refined crystalline salt. Potassium Sorbate is the potassium salt of Sorbic Acid. Its main function is to inhibit the growth of mould, yeast and microbes, which in turn increases the shelf life of food products. It can be used in many foods such as cheese, soft and fruit drinks, wine, dried meat and fruits, yogurt, apple cider, wine and baked goods. In wine Potassium Sorbate produces Sorbic Acid which stops any surviving yeast multiplying once the final racking of the wine is completed, it can also be used to clarify and prevent refermentation in sweetened and sparkling wine and apple cider. Potassium Sorbate is not suitable for bread making or baked products which use yeast.

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5056191001772
£18.95

Our Potassium Sorbate is a premium quality refined crystalline salt. Potassium Sorbate is the potassium salt of Sorbic Acid. Its main function is to inhibit the growth of mould, yeast and microbes, which in turn increases the shelf life of food products. It can be used in many foods such as cheese, soft and fruit drinks, wine, dried meat and fruits, yogurt, apple cider, wine and baked goods. In wine Potassium Sorbate produces Sorbic Acid which stops any surviving yeast multiplying once the final racking of the wine is completed, it can also be used to clarify and prevent refermentation in sweetened and sparkling wine and apple cider. Potassium Sorbate is not suitable for bread making or baked products which use yeast.

  • Use when making cheese to inhibit mould, microbes and yeast growth.
  • Use to increase shelf life of soft and fruit drinks
  • Use as a preservative in food applications
  • Use to stop multiplication of yeast in wine
  • Use to clarify and stop refermentation in wine
  • Easily soluble

How to use: Typical dosage for food applications is 0.25g to 1g per 1 kg. Do not use in in baked products containing yeast. For fruit drinks and wine the amount required depends upon the alcohol content (12% to 14% alcohol would require 0.07g per litre). Lower alcohol content would require more.

Storage Conditions: Please store in dry, cool conditions and not in direct sunlight. Shelf life of 2 years.

Ingredients: Potassium Sorbate E202

Dietary Information: Suitable for Vegan's & Vegetarian's, Gluten Free, Halal friendly, Kosher friendly.

Typical Nutritional Information:

Based on typical content/100g

Energy:                           660kCal

Protein:                           0.0g

Carbohydrate:               100g

Of which potassium     1g                    

                      

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SKU 5056191001772
Weight 0.5540
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