Cottage cheese recipes

Try some of these delicious & healthy ideas today!
Published 21 January 2018 | Updated 4 August 2023
Crustless vanilla cheesecake

Cottage cheese isn't a new kid on the block when it comes to dairy products. It has been around for ages and is known to be a rich source of protein, calcium, and other essential nutrients. However in recent times it has gained a new level of popularity as a trending food on social media. This is because cottage cheese is incredibly versatile and can be incorporated into a variety of dishes. Here are some creative ways to enjoy cottage cheese:

  • Mix it with fruit for a high-protein breakfast bowl
  • Use it as a substitute for ricotta cheese in lasagna or stuffed shells
  • Blend it into a smoothie for a creamier texture
  • Spread it on toast and top with avocado and everything bagel seasoning for a savoury breakfast
  • Add it to pancake batter for a protein boost

The possibilities are endless with cottage cheese, and it's a great addition to any healthy diet. The best news is, the 97% fat-free variety of cottage cheese is a ZeroPoint food on the WeightWatchers® program.