Amish Cottage Cheese

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Linda Kauppinen

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@cyrene

This is an old recipe that calls for raw milk and NOT store bought milk. NOTE: Only persons with access to fresh raw milk will be able to use this recipe.
(For those asking what is raw milk, it is the milk fresh from the cow before it gets taken away for processing to be sold in stores.)

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★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
Makes 3 1/2 cups cheese
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

How to Make Amish Cottage Cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Let milk sour until it is VERY thick.
    Heat to 115 to 120 degrees, then put into a course cloth bag and allow to drain overnight.
  2. When curds are dry, crumble until fine and mix in the salt thoroughly.
  3. When ready to serve, stir in the fresh cream and combine well.

    Enjoy!!

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About Amish Cottage Cheese

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: German
Other Tags: For Kids Heirloom



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