QA2 – Why Does My Feta Melt When I Store It In Brine?

QA2 – Why Does My Feta Melt When I Store It In Brine?

Feta Brine - Feta cheese in brine how long does it last? Brine solution for feta

You’ve made a lovely batch of Feta. It’s been salted and aged and now you want to store it for use later on.

You’ve followed the instructions and put it in a salty brine. A few days later, it starts to soften, go slimy and ‘melt’ in the solution.

What’s happening to make your Feta melt?

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