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Topic: Make Your Own Cheese (You Can Do It!)  (Read 8788 times)
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« Reply #30 on: April 10, 2013 04:35:44 AM »

Yep, just a few more steps than yogurt sounds about right!  Feta requires a few additional ingredients you can only get from a cheesemaking supplier (culture, calcium chloride) and requires more temperature control over the milk.  You need to mold it then brine it and it's not ready for a few days.
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« Reply #31 on: April 10, 2013 05:58:36 AM »

You made this look so fun & easy, I just might give it a try! It's something I've never made before!  Wink
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« Reply #32 on: April 15, 2013 07:12:15 AM »

I can't believe I missed this post! MW taught me how to make cheese, too. It was a fun process and delicious! Go MW!  Kiss
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« Reply #33 on: April 16, 2013 09:07:40 AM »

I have been wanting to make mozzarella for a long time and considered some expensive kits.  I love all your pictures and I think this tutorial is just the push I need to finally make some cheese!!
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« Reply #34 on: April 16, 2013 11:47:01 AM »

Thanks so much you guys.  I hope I've taken a bit of the mystery out of the process.
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« Reply #35 on: July 04, 2013 10:33:50 PM »

i thought about making my own cheese before... but this looks way more simple then the recipes i was looking at. Thanks
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« Reply #36 on: July 24, 2013 08:25:32 PM »

I saw a program on TV ("How They Do It" maybe) about making cheese and it looked soooooo complicated - but your awesome tutorial has made me think twice - I'm going out tomorrow and find rennet and citric acid.  THANKS for the inspiration!! Huh Huh
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« Reply #37 on: July 25, 2013 04:47:28 AM »

Yay!  I've actually taken a commercial cheesemaking workshop and it can get very scientific and complicated.  I like simple!
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« Reply #38 on: January 31, 2014 05:17:57 PM »

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« Reply #39 on: January 31, 2014 05:46:51 PM »

Woo hoo!  Thanks so much!
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