10 March 2004

Mother of Vinegar

Acetobacter aceti
These are the bacteria which turn alcohol and some sugars into acetic acid or vinegar. They are Acetobacter aceti.

Tracy had asked me how vinegar was made... This is the little bastard that does the dirty work.

So ya want some 'Mother', eh?


handrail said...

mmm...scanning electron microscope.i got yer slab of mother right here.