Homemade herb cheeses

Donna Lee from Cottage Hill Herbs dishes up homemade yoghurt cheeses. Serve these delicious cheeses with bread or crackers, or in salads.

Homemade ricotta

Fancy making your own cheese? Start with ricotta first. It couldn’t be easier. Just boil, strain and eat! Use it in lasagnes, in lemon tarts and lemon ricotta muffins, or stuffed zucchini flowers. Or as pastry chef David Lebovitz says, “I like to serve a spoonful of this with sliced fresh fruit – peaches, nectarines or berries are lovely – along with a drizzle of honey.