An essential ingredient for traditional style tofu, liquid nigari is an all-natural product created through our sea salt harvesting process. This mineral rich brine consists of magnesium chloride, as well as magnesium sulfate, calcium sulfate and potassium chloride. It is this concentration that gives nigari its strong bitter taste (nigari is from the Japanese word for bitter). Used in creating tofu, ricotta and other types of fresh cheeses, nigari is also a game-changer in the world of fermentation and sourdough bread baking (check out the blog "Amp Up Your Fermentation Game".
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