cottage cheese

noun

Definition of cottage cheese

: a bland soft white cheese made from the curds of skim milk

called also Dutch cheese, pot cheese, smearcase

Examples of cottage cheese in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Among the varieties: Quintascott recommends cottage cheese, Georgia Lib cheddar and Slick Salmon Boursin. Becky Krystal, Washington Post, "Readers share their favorite ways to make scrambled eggs," 16 Oct. 2020 In a mini food processor, puree cottage cheese, pecorino, lemon zest, and 1/4 tsp each salt and pepper. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Spinach and Artichoke Pizza," 28 May 2020 For the less adventurous, cottage cheese may not be your first choice when ordering. cleveland, "We tasted and ranked every pierogi flavor at legendary Rudy’s in Parma for National Pierogi Day," 8 Oct. 2020 Empty container of cottage cheese into food processor or blender. Judy Walker, NOLA.com, "Check out these recipes for healthy snacks, whether you love crunchy, sweet or creamy treats," 9 Sep. 2020 My food processor has been working overtime, turning lowfat cottage cheese into a creamy base for dips. Judy Walker, NOLA.com, "Check out these recipes for healthy snacks, whether you love crunchy, sweet or creamy treats," 9 Sep. 2020 For my wife, comfort food is cottage cheese loaf, haystacks, and oatmeal-walnut patties. Aaron Gilbreath, Longreads, "Why Do Seventh-Day Adventists Live Longer Than Most Americans?," 10 Aug. 2020 Sassos says this is her personal favorite, as the bites combine feta and jack cheese with cottage cheese and egg whites to pack in 12g of protein in a bite-sized breakfast. Zee Krstic, Good Housekeeping, "Is Starbucks’ Impossible Breakfast Sandwich Healthy? A Nutritionist Weighs In," 24 June 2020 Pureed cottage cheese is a great replacement for ricotta, thanks to its similar texture, but has fewer calories and less fat. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Spinach and Artichoke Pizza," 28 May 2020

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First Known Use of cottage cheese

1831, in the meaning defined above

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23 Oct 2020

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“Cottage cheese.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cottage%20cheese. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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More Definitions for cottage cheese

cottage cheese

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cottage cheese

: a type of soft white cheese that has a mild flavor

cottage cheese

noun

Kids Definition of cottage cheese

: a very soft white cheese made from soured skim milk

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