Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
How to make your own cheese, starting with one of the oldest and most basic out there, pot cheese. You don't need any special chemicals or tools, just a pot and a tea towel.
This is an incredibly versatile, mild cheese for a spread on crackers; with fruit or veggies; mixed into a vinaigrette; or added to scrambled eggs. Recipe includes step-by-step photos and instructions.
This recipe is absolutely foolproof! The only equipment you may not have is cheesecloth, but you can use an old pillow case or even a paper towel. Any milk (except ultra-pasteurized) will work.
You'll be surprised how easy it is to make ricotta cheese!
Cheese making! (not from a can!)
This recipe started out (once upon a time) as a simple Paneer but, I just can't seem to leave anything alone for long 8-). This is a great recipe for the beginning cheesemaker.