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Cheesemaking supplies in Pittsburgh metro region?

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kate1048 Aug 22, 2012 07:52 AM

Anyone have ideas of places to buy cheesemaking supplies in the Pittsburgh region? I'm just getting started with making some homemade mozzarella and would like to know where to find rennet.

Thanks!

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    burghgal Aug 23, 2012 05:40 AM

    My guess would be the Strip at Penn Mac.

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      MonMauler Aug 23, 2012 06:11 AM

      Indeed, check out Pennsylvania Macaroni Co. They make their own mozzarella so it wouldn't surprise me if they have everything you need.

      I see on their website that they carry Junket Rennet Tablets:
      http://www.pennmac.com/items/4281//

      You may want to email their customer service department first. They are very helpful and provide prompt answers: info@pennmac.com. Alternatively, you can call 1-800-223-5928.

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        workingpoor Oct 8, 2012 12:54 PM

        South Hills Brewing is your best bet. They have a small cheese making section and a basic starter kit. For anything more you have to order online.

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