homemade fresh cheese

Serves: 24
Prepare Time: 45 min
Cooking Time: 1 hr
Total Time: 1 hr 45 min
Fat: 5.3g
Calories: 97.7
Calcium: 183.8mg
Cholesterol: 16.3mg
Carbohydrates: 7.4g

Homemade fresh cheese is the most straightforward formula that I use to make an adaptation of Mexican ‘Queso Fresco’. Salt, cider vinegar, and milk are all you need. This cheese has wide appeal among adults and children.

Recipe by: SunFlowers71


  • 1 pinch salt
  • ¼ cup cider or white vinegar
  • 1 gallon whole milk

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How To Make


  1. Pour the milk into a huge pot, and hotness until the temperature arrives at 195 degrees F (90 degrees C), or bubbling. Mix continually to forestall searing on the lower part of the pot. At the point when the milk arrives at the temperature, eliminate it from the hotness, and mix in the vinegar. Let stands for 10 minutes.
  2. Line a sifter with cheesecloth, and set it over the sink or a huge pot or bowl. The milk should isolate into a white strong aspect, and a yellowish fluid (whey). Mix the salt into the milk, then pour through the cloth-lined sifter. Allow the curds continue to drain in the sifter for 60 mins (1 hr). Dump the whey.
  3. After the cheddar (cheese) has completed the process of depleting, pat it into a ball, and eliminate it from the cheese cloth. Enclose by plastic and store in the refrigerator until prepared to utilize. New cheddar will normally last about a week.