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St. Ivel Cultured Buttermilk 284ml

4 out of 5 (25)

18 out of 25 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 6 days guaranteed (avg. 17)*

Suitable for vegetarians

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Price per 100ml: 17.6p


Product Description

Low Fat Cultured Buttermilk
Ideal for cooking, Suitable for vegetarians

Product Information



St. Ivel


Do Not Freeze; Keep Refrigerated


Suitable for use in scones, soda bread; also makes a refreshing drink when blended with fruit juice

Preparation and Usage

Suitable for use in scones and soda bread.
Also makes a refreshing drink blended with fruit juice.

Country of Origin


Country of Packing



Dairy Crest,
SY 1108,
TF6 6ZA.

Package Type


Recycling Information

Plastic pot and clear lid recyclable


Allergen Information

Contains Milk

Dietary Information

Suitable for Vegetarians

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesper 100g:
Energy 279kJ/66kcal
Protein 6.3g
Carbohydrate 9.7g
of which sugars 9.1g
Fat 0.2g
of which saturates 0.1g
Fibre Nil
Sodium Trace


Customer Reviews

4 out of 5

25 customers reviewed this product Average rating 4

18 out of 25 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

High Maintenance

We picked this because the regular stuff was out of stock. It turned out to be more trouble than it's worth, when we came to use it it insisted we take it to the theatre, then to a concert then an art gallery. The usual stuff is so easy to use, we couldn't understand what the difference was, then we realised, this buttermilk is cultured.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

seems to work well in baking!

Used for annabel karmels blueberry pancakes... Really tasty, low fat pancakes. All the kids loved them. Looking for other baking recipies with it in now, as an alternative to fat!

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Unexpectedly thick and gloopy

I'm used to buttermilk that's liquid, like real milk with bits near the bottom. This, I guess because it's cultured whatever that means, it has the consistency of thick yoghurt. As it happened, that worked in my favour as I was using it to coat green tomatoes for frying, but I'm not sure this would be good for drinking.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Delicious, affordable and right quantity

You don't need liters and liters of the stuff. Just a little bit will go a long way.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

1 of 2 found this review helpful.

poor package and too small

Buttermilk is essential in mashed potatoes, fried chicken, onion rings not to mention all of the breads and cakes. I can buy a litre of the stuff from my polish shop for 69p. (Please ocado stock more polish products). This carton is always too small and is too flimsy. I notice that ocado also sells Irish buttermilk in a bigger container.


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Life guarantee
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