Make It Yourself

There is nothing better than a tasty, fresh cheese, or a cool cold ginger beer on a hot summers day. It's even better if you know exactly what has gone into it and having the satisfaction of crafting it yourself. Join the world of MIY!
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Mad Millie Kefir Kit

by Mad Millie
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$24.95

Kefir is the latest craze and is building in popularity, so jump on board! It is a delicious healthy drink, containing eight strains of live kefir culture which are beneficial for your tummy and help you get the best out of your food.

Kefir can be made without milk too, so those with lactose intolerances can still reap the health rewards!

The new Mad Millie Kefir Kit contains everything you need to make it yourself. Just add the culture to your own milk, soy, coconut milk or juice and leave for 24 hours, shake and enjoy!

Drink on its own, pour over cereal or add to a smoothie, whatever you choose, it's easy, simple and delicious. With this kit you can also make Kefir Cheese too. Included culture makes up to 6 L of kefir and comes with stainless steel mixing ball, cheese cloth, 1 L glass jar and instructions.

Store culture in freezer. Each sachet can be used for culturing 1 L. Each sachet can be recultured (see kit instructions) up to 2 times.

Mad Millie Coconut Yoghurt Kit

by Mad Millie
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$34.95

Make Coconut Yoghurt that is bursting with a delicious coconut flavour coupled with tangy beneficial live cultures. Each spoonful will send you off on a relaxing journey to the tropics. Great to use on your morning museli, smoothie, or whenever you need a moment in paradise. 

This kit makes up to 8 L of Coconut Yoghurt - Original or Chocolate, and also includes recipes on how to use your Coconut Yoghurt such as in a Chia Seed Pudding and a Coconut Yoghurt Smoothie recipe. 

Coconut Yoghurt contains three active bacteria strains (Bifidobacterium species, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Streptococcus thermophilus), no artificial flavours and preservatives. It is a perfect kit for beginners and those who love to make food from scratch. 

Kit Contains 
- 1 L Glass Jar
- Thermometer
- Yoghurt Culture (contains dairy)
- Thickener (thickener made from organic tapioca, organic guar and GMO free maltodextrin (sourced from corn))

Mad Millie Agar Agar Powder 65g

Mad Millie Greek Yoghurt Kit

by Mad Millie
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$21.95

With the Mad Millie Probiotic Greek Yoghurt Kit you can make delicious probiotic greek yoghurt, soy yoghurt and Labna (yoghurt cheese). 

This yoghurt contains live Bifidobacterium species, Lactobacillus acidophilus and Streptococcus thermophilus which make for tasty yoghurt and they are great for you too! Each gram of Mad Millie Greek Yoghurt contains over a million probiotic bacteria cells, scientifically shown to improve digestive health, nutrient absorption and immunity. Just add your choice of milk and flavour with natural fruit, honey or sweet spice. 

Perfect for beginners and advanced users with all ingredients and equipment included. The culture provided in this kit allows you to make 5 -10 litres (10 quarts) of yoghurt. 

Use the jar to heat the milk easily in the microwave, leave to set and then refrigerate, all in the same vessel! 

Kit Contains: 1 L Jar, Cheese Cloth, 5 x Sachets of Greek Yoghurt Culture, Sterile Culture Storage Pottle, Stainless Steel Thermometer, Kit Instructions and Recipe Booklet to make Greek Yoghurt, Soy yoghurt and Yoghurt Cheese. 

If using fresh milk, the milk needs to be heated to boiling point before cooling it down, this denatures the proteins in the milk to stop the yoghurt from going lumpy. 

The yoghurt culture is shelf stable for 8 months at temperatures under 25 degrees celcius. However, we suggest storing cultures in the freezer when you get them in order to prolong the life of the culture. Note: The culture in this kit contains a very small amount of dairy

Mad Millie 15 Minute Sourdough Kit

by Mad Millie
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$39.95

Make your daily artisan sourdough loaf with under 15 minutes of hands on time!

With the Mad Millie 15 Minute Sourdough Kit, you receive our specialised culture, tools and know-how to make your daily loaf with under 15 minutes hands on time a day, and no kneading required!

Simply mix flour, artisan salt, and the instant sourdough starter culture together with water in a bowl using the specialised dough whisk, cover and allow to ferment and rise for approx 20 hours before baking in a covered oven dish.

The sourdough is beautifully fresh with a hard crispy crust and light airy centre. Gobble it up with some fresh, homemade butter, olive oil, or your favourite bread toppings.

Kit includes

  • Instant Sourdough Starter Culture (enough for up to 6×500 g loaves). Note: You can use one culture sachet to make a double batch of sourdough.
  • Artisan Salt
  • Muslin Cloth
  • Dough Scraper
  • Dough Whisk
  • Recipes for original sourdough, wholemeal sourdough, fruit loaf sourdough and gluten free sourdough

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Edible shelf stable collagen casing used for making fresh sausages at home. Gluten and preservative free!

2 x approx. 30 mm (1 in) wide x 10 metre long casing rolls.

One casing roll will make 3 batches of sausages from 1 kg of minced meat.

Directions: Fill casing with minced meat according to your mincer instructions. Sprinkle your filled sausage casing lightly with water to lubricate, then pinch and twist to form sausage of desired length. Tie a knot at each end and refrigerate.

Storage Instructions: Opened, unused casing should be placed in an air tight container, away from direct sunlight, and used within 3 months. 

Ingredients: Collagen casing (beef protein, glycerin, cellulose, animal fat, mineral oil, sodium carboxymethylcellulose).

Mad Millie Handcrafted Gin Kit

by Mad Millie
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$59.95

Create your very own blend of homemade gin with the Mad Millie Handcrafted Gin Kit. 

Botanical infused gin, with its beautiful golden hue, has been a classic beverage by many. This kit contains everything you need to transform ordinary vodka into your own blend of London Dry style gin, using a combination of juniper berries, coriander, liquorice root and citrus peels.

Pair with tonic or soda water, for a very refreshing mixer brimming with the complexity of aromatics and spices that delight the senses.

Kit Contains:
- 1 L Infusion Jar with Lid
- 2 x 500 ml Gin Bottles with Cork Lids
- Stainless Steel Funnel
- 2 x Bottle Labels
- Filter Paper
- Traditional Botanical Blend

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Carbonation drops continue to feed the yeast while your beer or cider is maturing in bottles and ensure it is full of fizz when you open it!

Use 2 drops per 750ml, 1.5 per 500ml or 1 per 350ml bottle. 

Ingredients: Sugar, glucose syrup (corn) 

NOTE: These are not included in the Next Brew Ginger Beer Kit and the Next Brew Elderflower Ale. If you prefer to use these, you will need to get these seperately.

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It's a themometer....you measure the temperature of stuff with it!!!

It's 300mm long and has a range of -20 to 110 degress celcius and is perfect for cheese making, soap making, jam or any other temperature critical concoctions that you might be making.

Comes in a protective plastic case.

 

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A natural colorant derived from seeds of Achiote trees. Used to create a more yellow colour in cheddar but can also be used in some boutique blue cheeses to create a beautiful colour contrast. 


Directions: Dosage depends on desired colour intensity. As a guide, use between 0.1 and 0.5 ml per litre of warmed milk before adding culture or rennet. This is a natural product and colour may vary from batch to batch. 
Ingredients: Colour (Annatto Extracts).

Mad Millie Iodophor Steriliser 50mL

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Mad Millie iodine based sterilising solution can be used on all your cheesemaking equipment and tools, preserving and canning equipment, even work surfaces, and will help maintain excellent hygiene when making your cheeses. 

Directions: Use 1 capful per litre of water. Soak equipment for at least 2 minutes.

Mad Millie Calcium Chloride 50mL
Mad Millie Tofu Coagulant 40g
Mad Millie Artisan's Salt 450g
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Mad Millie Vegan Cheese Kit

by Mad Millie
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$59.95

Good for the tummy, great for health and gentle on the earth!

Our Vegan Cheese Kit makes it easy to create a delicious, (guilt free!) vegan cheeses like mozzarella, halloumi, cream cheese, mascarpone, ricotta and feta. 

Designed to be made in any kitchen. No specialised equipment or experience required. Just add your choice of nuts and kitchen spices. Can all be made in less than a day! 4-8hrs soaking the nuts and only 30 minutes cooking time!

This kit makes approximately 3.6 kg (8 lb) before more consumables will need to be purchased.

Kit contains:
Thermometer, cheese cloth, citric acid, agar, tapioca flour, yeast flakes, cheese salt, instructions and recipe booklet.

Wattle Grove Beeswax Block 500g

Wattle Grove Beeswax Block 500g

by Wattle Grove Eco Earth
$24.95

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100% Western Australian Pure Beeswax.

Melted and filtered down into a convenient and compact block.

Produces negative ions to help clean air of pollens, smoke, dust mite, odours etc.

Perfect for Make It Yourself applications such as making Beeswax Wraps to help eliminate single use plastics.

Mieco Citric Acid 50g

Mieco Citric Acid 50g

by Mieco
$3.00

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Citric acid is a natural preservative.

It will prolong the shelf or fridge life of your home made cleaning concentrates to a couple of months. You can make up a liquid using soap berries and create a fantastic cleaning concentrate that can be used all around the home. Add 1/2 teaspoon of crystals per 500ml of concentrate.

This is not certified food grade.

Book - Making Cheese, Butter & Yoghurt

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Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily.

There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

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Mad Millie Butter Kit

by Mad Millie
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$34.95

Make your daily artisan sourdough loaf with under 15 minutes of hands on time!

With the Mad Millie 15 Minute Sourdough Kit, you receive our specialised culture, tools and know-how to make your daily loaf with under 15 minutes hands on time a day, and no kneading required!

Simply mix flour, artisan salt, and the instant sourdough starter culture together with water in a bowl using the specialised dough whisk, cover and allow to ferment and rise for approx 20 hours before baking in a covered oven dish.

The sourdough is beautifully fresh with a hard crispy crust and light airy centre. Gobble it up with some fresh, homemade butter, olive oil, or your favourite bread toppings.

Kit includes

  • Instant Sourdough Starter Culture (enough for up to 6×500 g loaves). Note: You can use one culture sachet to make a double batch of sourdough.
  • Artisan Salt
  • Muslin Cloth
  • Dough Scraper
  • Dough Whisk
  • Recipes for original sourdough, wholemeal sourdough, fruit loaf sourdough and gluten free sourdough

Mad Millie Fromage Homemade Cheese Starter Kit

by Mad Millie
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$54.95

A perfect present for birthdays or Christmas.

The Mad Millie Fromage Homemade Cheese Starter Kit includes everything you need to create artisan marinated Feta and Queso Fresco in your own kitchen, all you need is to add fresh milk!

Elegantly presented in a fromage gift box this kit makes a beautiful and unique gift for a foodie loved one and includes products that can be used over and over, giving pleasure for many years.

Kit contains:

  • Cheese Mold
  • Ceramic Cheese Pot with Pressing Plate and Lid
  • Rennet
  • Citric Acid
  • Cheese Salt
  • Thermometer
  • Cheese Cloth
  • Wipe-Clean Recipe Card & Instructions

Features:

  • Makes feta and queso fresco.
  • Kit makes up to 10 fresh cheeses.
  • Each cheese can be made in one day.
  • All you need is milk of your choice, pot, spoon and colander.

 

Freight Surcharge:  Note that due to the bulky size or weight of this item, an additional postage charge may apply, depending on delivery destination, and if ordered with other items (including orders over $99). We will contact you for approval of any additional charges if applicable before shipping.  Please see our Shipping & Delivery Page for more details.

Here are 85 recipes for cheeses and other dairy products that require basic cheese making techniques and the freshest of ingredients, offering the satisfaction of turning out a coveted delicacy. Among the step-by-step tested recipes for cheese varieties are farmhouse cheddar, gouda, fromage blanc, queso blanco, marscarpone, ricotta and 30-minute mozzarella. Recipes for dairy products include creme fraiche, sour cream, yoghurt, keifer, buttermilk and clotted cream. There are also 60 recipes for cooking with cheese including such treats such as Ricotta Pancakes with Banana Pecan Syrup, Cream Cheese Muffins, Broiled Pears and Vermont Shepherd Cheese, Proscuitto and Cheese Calzones and Grilled Vegetable Stacks with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce.

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Peach vodka has been made across Eastern Europe for centuries and it's not hard to understand why. In a word, it's absolutely delicious. Okay, that's two words, but you get the idea. It's smooth and very mellow, with long lingering flavours and more-ish aromas that tantalize the nostrils with the scent of juicy fresh peaches.

Still Spirits “Vodka Shots” (Makes 1 L)

You will have an absolute ball making these authenticflavoured Vodkas.

Intense in flavour, with the rich and unmistakable taste of sun-ripened raspberries shining through.

So easy to make: just mix sachet in your bottle with 40% ABV according to sachet instructions, top up with water and they're ready to drink.

Each sachet makes 1 litre (1 US quart) of delicious flavoured Vodka.

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Superior smooth rich Kentucky Bourbon,aromas of peach and oak. Ideal straight, over ice or with coke. 

Our customers have told us this tastes like Jim Beam.

Still Spirits Classic Spirit Essences are the very best. Each sachet contains the essential oils required to make the finest spirits.

Contains 2 sachets of Classic American Bourbon essence that make 1.125 Litres each. 

Mix with 2.25 Litres of 40% ABV alcohol. 

Ready to serve or store, but best enjoyed if you leave it for a couple of days to let the flavours blend.

Makes 2.25 litres of Jim Beam style Amercian Bourbon.

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Classic QLD Gold Rum - Double sachet pack flavours up to 2.25 litres in total - Sachet Smooth golden rum with hints of vanilla and sweet caramel finish. Each sachet makes 1 litre, add essence sachet to 40% distilled alcohol.

Mad Millie Top Up Cheese Ingredients Kit

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Do you make the cheeses from the Fresh, Italian and Artisan Cheese Kit regularly? If so, this is the kit for you.

This kit includes the popular replacement ingredients you need to make cheeses from these kits.

Kit Includes:
- Mesophilic Culture (3 Pack)
- Citric Acid (100g)
- Cheese Salt (450g)
- Cheese Cloth
- Vegetarian Rennet Tablets (10)
- Calcium Chloride (50ml)
- Steriliser
- Artisan Cheese Kit Recipe Booklet

The mesophilic culture is shelf stable for 8 months at temperatures under 25 degrees Celcius. However, we advise storing cultures in the freezer when you get them in order to prolong the life of the culture. 
The culture contains a very small amount of dairy.

Mad Millie Italian Cheese Kit

Mad Millie Italian Cheese Kit

by Mad Millie
$39.95

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Mozzarella, ricotta, mascarpone and more from your kitchen. 

The Italian Cheese Kit provides you with everything you need to whip up these Italian favourites quickly in under an hour! Makes over 10 batches of cheese (approx 6kg in total). 

Designed to be used in any kitchen. No cheesemaking experience needed! No artificial flavours or preservatives and is vegetarian.

Makes:
Fresh Italian Mozzarella and Bocconcini (approx 600g/batch),
Ricotta (approx 400g/batch), 
Ricotta Salata (approx 100g/batch),
Burrata
Mascarpone (approx 700g/batch).

Kit Includes:
Small Ricotta Mould with Draining Container,Vegetarian Rennet Tablets (10), Cheese Salt, Cheese Cloth, Citric Acid, Pipette, Calcium Chloride, Steriliser, Stainless Steel Thermometer, Kit Instructions and Recipes.

Mad Millie Tofu and Vegan Treats Kit

by Mad Millie
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$49.95

With the Tofu and Vegan Treats Kit make tofu and a range of vegan soy based delicacies fresh, in your own kitchen with all natural ingredients.

Tofu, or bean curd, is a popular, nourishing food that has become a staple in modern, healthy eating. It is a great source of protein, iron and calcium as well as a multitude of minerals and vitamins. Tofu is extremely versatile and great for a variety of delicious vegetarian and vegan meals, including curries, dips, dressings, as well as meat substitutes which we have also included recipes for. Perfect for the healthy foodie! 

This kit is designed to be used in any kitchen. No specialised equipment or experience required, just add soy milk, homemade or store bought!

KIT CONTAINS: Tofu Mould, 1.5 L Stainless Steel Cooking Bowl, Muslin Cloth, Coagulant (GM Free), Thermometer, Instructions and Recipes. 

MAKES: Firm tofu and soft/silken tofu (including instructions on how to make soy milk from raw soybeans). 

RECIPES FOR: Vegan chickenless tenders, creamy artichoke dip and thai green curry.

APPROX TIME: 1 hour to make tofu.