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Linens W

Brevibacterium linens: This strain imparts moderate red/orange color to the rind of smear-ripened cheeses. Other traits of Linens W include: reasonably salt tolerant; sensitive to pH below 6.0, growing slowly in acidic environments; grows slowly to little at temperatures below 50ºF; moderate to strong lipolysis, proteolysis and aromatic potential. Freeze-dried format.


Washed rind and smear cheeses such as Limburger, brick, traditional Muenster, Reblochon, Taleggio

Minimum inoculation levels: 1 Dose per 1000 liters of milk if inoculated before rennet; 2 Doses per 1000 liters of milk using direct surface application

Brevibacterium linens

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GEO 13

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