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It is also obtained by the use of rennet, and the process of curding milk is simply the coagulation of its caseine.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
If newer than 12 months, the rennet is thought to make the cheese heave or swell, and become full of eyes or holes.
Some even recommend, that the liquid rennet should not be used until it is at least two months old.
If only one has been infused, and the rennet is intended for immediate use, the infusion requires only to be skimmed and strained.
The acidity of the lemon will, no doubt, increase also the coagulating power of any rennet to which it may be added.
British Dictionary definitions for rennet
- the membrane lining the fourth stomach (abomasum) of a young calf
- the stomach of certain other young animals