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ACTI-ML

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Acti-ML is a Malolactic nutrient used during rehydration of both direct inoculation and standard-type Malolactic Bacteria strains. It is a specific blend of inactive yeasts rich in amino acids, mineral cofactors and vitamins. These inactive yeasts are mixed with cellulose to provide more surface area to help keep the bacteria in suspension. Acti-ML can help strengthen the development of bacteria growth under difficult conditions.

Please note that due to its unique formulation, only Acti-ML can be used in the hydration phase of malolactic bacteria. Other ML nutrient formulas are not compatible with this protocol and their use during the hydration phase could severely limit the bacteria's viability!

Acti-ML serves an analogous function to Go-Ferm Protect in yeast fermentations.

To Use:
Mix Acti-ML into 5 times its weight in 25C (77F) chlorine-free water. Add your bacterial culture, then wait 15 minutes before adding to the wine. Dosage rate: 0.84g/gal of wine
 

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I like a strong ML fermentation!
Gary D on Nov 30, 2018
Need it if you want good MLF results
Max on Nov 17, 2018
I like a strong ML fermentation!
Gary D on Nov 30, 2018
Help with MLF
Justin Z on Nov 17, 2018
Need it if you want good MLF results
Max on Nov 17, 2018
More Flavor recommendation
Kevin H L on Oct 28, 2018
Part of the process
Lou B on Oct 25, 2018
Because it’s recommended and inexpensive
Dan K on Oct 23, 2018
Goes with the ML bacteria to aid in completion
Eric J on Oct 18, 2018
It works great!
Greg Thomsen on Oct 18, 2018
necessity
Allan S on Oct 15, 2018
Used in prior cases with good luck
Valued C on Oct 12, 2018
Great product.
Charles E on Oct 8, 2018
Good Results in Past
James D P on Oct 8, 2018
Low price nutrient
Travis R on Oct 5, 2018
tried and works for me
Guang X on Oct 5, 2018
help with MLF
Janice M on Oct 3, 2018
Ran out
Joni S on Oct 1, 2018
Recommended by Scott Labs for MLF
Diane S on Oct 1, 2018
Anything freeze dried needs a little help
Valued C on Sep 22, 2018
Little sulfide buster helper
John f on Sep 17, 2018
support for malo
Michael C on Sep 13, 2018
Past experience, solid product.
James M on Sep 12, 2018
Recommended in wine making information on site
Kevin V on Sep 11, 2018
Recommended
Robert M B on Sep 11, 2018
Helps with Malo Fermentation.
Steve Z on Sep 3, 2018
it seems to really "get the ball rolling"
Bernard L on Aug 31, 2018
this gave me the best ML to date in terms of being able to visually witness the activity.
gregory r p on Aug 28, 2018
Will try with my next bactch of ML bacteria.
James S on Aug 27, 2018
Goes with VP-41
John L Donahue I on Aug 24, 2018
My Malo starts have been slow, so this should help get them started
Chris H on Aug 15, 2018
I've used it before.
Michael B on Aug 14, 2018
I am planning to do malolactic fermentation on my wine.
Peter N on May 19, 2018
Help wih MLF
Malcolm C on May 11, 2018
Recommended for MLF start.
James M on May 4, 2018
It works.
Craig E on Apr 3, 2018
Everything I read says to hydrate. This along with micro essential
Bruce B on Mar 2, 2018
based on my research
deep creek w on Feb 8, 2018
To assist with the ML bacteria.
James P on Jan 15, 2018
Help with MLF
Justin Z on Nov 17, 2018
More Flavor recommendation
Kevin H L on Oct 28, 2018
Should I use this even with a liquid Malo like Wyeast 4007? The website's red winemaking guide is not very clear on this point. It would seem like the Wyeast is already hydrated since it's a liquid, so maybe I don't need this?
Paul R Nash on Oct 25, 2018
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Used acti-ml and mlf started and completed with no delays.moll
February 8, 2018
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