Encapsulated Citric Acid, 3 oz.

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Encapsulated Citric Acid imparts a tangy / sourly flavor to semi-dry cured sausages. The citric acid is encapsulated in a food safe ingredient which disintegrates at 150º F (smoking temperatures), so this product is intended only for usage in semi-dry cured products. 1) Grind all meat to final grind 2) Mix in all seasoning with the Encapsulated Citric Acid thoroughly 3) Stuff the sausage, smoke and cook 4) Internal temp of sausage must reach over 150 degrees for acid to release. This is used similarly to our Fermento product.

  • 3 oz. makes 25 lbs.

Additional information

Weight 0.3 lbs

26 reviews for Encapsulated Citric Acid, 3 oz.

  1. Nicole Lang (verified owner)

    It arrived early, in great shape and ready for me when I need it.

    I expect to use this more for cheese making.

  2. pete zygmont (verified owner)

    will use in the near future. see my review for the 1/2 ” stuffing tube

  3. Farris Wallace (verified owner)

    I ordered this product as an ingredient for “Taylor Ham” (aka Jersey Pork Roll). The product mixed well, with the desired “tangy” profile. First time to use this product and was more than pleased.

  4. Brian (verified owner)

    Thanks for the FAST service. Sausage turned out great.

  5. Jim Sandall (verified owner)

    Look like it’s supposed to and does its job in the smoked product.

  6. Melanie Frederick (verified owner)

    easy to use and works well

  7. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Haven’t had a chance to use it yet, but this is the sort of thing I can only find here.

  8. NadaMucho (verified owner)

    Very good quality flavor enhancer. Never caked and always fresh. Perfect in summer sausage

  9. Dave H (verified owner)

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  12. Darin Williams (verified owner)

    I haven’t used the product yet but I was pleasantly satisfied with the quick order and arrival from The Sausage Maker.

  13. Edward Burke (verified owner)

  14. jack yeager (verified owner)

    good product. easy to use. makes my snack sticks taste like the store brand. Only change is i cut back to 3/4 tsp per pound of meat.

  15. Eduardo Montagna (verified owner)

  16. Andrew (verified owner)

    To me, encapsulated citric acid is a must when making snack sticks or summer sausage. It adds that tangy flavor that simulates cured meat from a mom and pop old world butcher. If you haven’t tried adding it to your snack sticks before, you gotta give it a shot!
    I wish there was more in the package. Other places sell 4 ounces for cheaper, while this is 3 ounces for more expensive.

  17. Daryl Green (verified owner)

    had great service

  18. Scott Anselm (verified owner)

    Arrived quickly. Work as expected.

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  23. Dale Brown (verified owner)

    gives your sausage the perfect”tang”

  24. Caprice Cybulski (verified owner)

    Following Eric at 2 Guys and a cooler and will add this product to my sausage making journey.

  25. Andrew Hamel (verified owner)

    Ordered a half dozen items and all were delivered in great time, except package was missing one item. Called the company and the customer service was excellent. The 1 item must’ve shipped out that evening because I received it two days later.

    Ended up making 25 pounds of summer sausage. The hickory skins, hi temp cheese, and a few other spices were all excellent products! Kudos to Sausagemaker.com, will definitely order from the company again.

  26. Jeffrey Mira (verified owner)

    Great product

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