Free shipping on all UK orders

We offer free shipping on all UK orders. We also offer international postage options.

Active Cultures

All our cultures contain active bacteria ready for fermentation

Natural fully guaranteed product

We guarantee all our products to work, or we will replace them free of charge.

Vegan friendly where stated

Where stated, many of our products are vegan friendly.

A single purchase of our starter cultures can provide you with a lifetimes supply!

What makes us different here at Freshly Fermented:

If you have found us here at Freshly Fermented chances are you have already decided to start your journey with fermented foods. We offer a wide range of cultures, carefully grown and cared for with love. We are proud to offer you the largest selection of fermented food cultures in the UK. We offer a free UK shipping service as well as shipping across Europe (prices vary).

Your safety is important to us. We have a 5 star hygiene rating and are regulated by Fareham Borough Council. We have regular inspections to ensure our hygiene and food safety management systems are up to the highest standard. This includes testing of our cultures to ensure we meet all the regulations required so that our products are safe to consume.

We used trading standards approved scales and all our products are shipped in food safe mylar bags. These include a stated use by date and any related allergen advice. We offer a full guarantee with any of our cultures which means if they do not work, we will always replace them free of charge. We are currently the only UK supplier that offers this promise!

We are also here to help you every step of the way with your journey with fermenting. We pride ourselves in offering great customer support and hope our product reviews speak for themselves. We try to stand out in a crowded marketplace by offering a great range of both popular and rare fermented food cultures. We offer honest, competitive prices on all our fermented food cultures. If you have an questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Latest Blog Posts

No knead dutch oven sourdough
Category: News
June 5, 2018
by Freshly Fermented

Really easy no knead dutch oven sourdough bread

If your looking for a dead simple and easy way to bake a great sourdough loaf then this might be the method your'e looking for. The no knead dutch oven sourdough bread method is a really easy...
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Category: News
May 5, 2018
by Freshly Fermented

Buy Probiotics has changed name

What happened to Buy Probiotics? Where has the website gone? What is Freshly Fermented? If you are asking these questions then you have probably used our service before and are wondering what...
Black Witches Brew Kombucha
Category: Kombuca
January 19, 2018
by Freshly Fermented

Black Witches Brew Kombucha Recipe

The Black Witches Brew Kombucha Recipe originates in the USA, where key ingredients such as Sarsaparilla Root and Liquorice Root have been used in fermentation for years. It's worth noting...
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If you have more than one fermenting food culture at home, we recommend that you keep them at least 1 metre apart from each other at all times. This is to stop cross contamination of the different cultures. If you are working with dairy in particular, this is very important. Please contact us is you require further assistance with fermenting more than one culture.