Cream Cheese

Cream cheese is readily available in shops nowadays, but making it at home using this recipe is not only economical but also makes the final product really good.

Cream cheese is used in desserts such as Tiramisu , Mango Cheese Pie and Sinful Lemon Cheesecake .

Cream Cheese

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Cream Cheese recipe - How to make Cream Cheese

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     1Makes 1 cup
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5 cups full-fat milk
2 tbsp lemon juice

  1. Keep 2 tbsp of milk aside and boil the remaining milk in a deep non-stick pan.
  2. When the milk starts boiling, remove from the flame.
  3. Add the lemon juice and wait for 2 minutes.
  4. Stir once and again wait for 2 minutes or till the milk is completely curdled. Strain it with the help of a sieve or muslin cloth and squeeze out all the excess water from the paneer.
  5. Combine the prepared paneer and reserved 2 tbsp of milk and blend in a mixer to a smooth paste.
  6. Strain the prepared mixture with the help of a sieve.
  7. Use as required.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per tbsp
Energy86 cal
Protein3.1 g
Carbohydrates4 g
Fiber0.1 g
Fat4.7 g
Cholesterol11.4 mg
Sodium13.7 mg
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Cream Cheese
 on 11 Aug 16 09:36 PM

Thanku taral Ji for this easy recipe now I can make cheese cake easily at home
Tarla Dalal
12 Aug 16 09:17 AM
   Welcome Leena. Thanks for the feedback. Happy cooking.
Cream Cheese
 on 11 Jun 15 04:15 PM

This basic recipe of cream cheese is used in many dessert recipes, this is a perfect recipe that I always follow....