Cream Cheese | How to make Cream Cheese

By Daisy Gahle  |  2nd Sep 2016  |  
4.7 from 12 reviews Rate It!
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About Cream Cheese Recipe

Cream cheese is easy to make at home. It is made from cheese which is made from full fat milk. It can be used in cakes, sandwiches, etc.

Cream Cheese, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Cream Cheese by Daisy Gahle will definitely help you in its preparation. The Cream Cheese can be prepared within 15 minutes. The time taken for cooking Cream Cheese is 10 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 2 people. The recipe details out how to make Cream Cheese step by step. The detailed explanation makes Cream Cheese so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Cream Cheese can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Cream Cheese from BetterButter.

Cream Cheese

Ingredients to make Cream Cheese

  • Full fat milk - 2 litres
  • lemon juice - approx. 1 tbsp or as needed
  • salt - a Pinch

How to make Cream Cheese

  1. In a pan, add the milk and let it boil. After it starts boiling, add the lemon, within a few seconds the milk will cuddle and whey will be separated to get cheese.
  2. Seive it in muslin cloth and keep it for 15-20 minutes. (Don't throw the water.)
  3. In the food processor, add the cheese and salt. Blend until you get a soft and smooth paste. If it is still grainy in texture, add little of the cheese water left (whey) and blend it again.
  4. Within few minutes the cream cheese will be ready. (It can be preserved in the refrigerator for a week.)

My Tip:

1. Curd is also used with cheese while grinding. Then the mixture is kept in a muslin cloth for atleast 2 days. 2. Instead of whey, a spoon of heavy cream can also be added.

Reviews for Cream Cheese (12)

sana Tungekara year ago

Great recipe !:thumbsup:cums out well with cream
Daisy Gahle
a year ago
Many-many Thanks Sana ji. :pray::pray::pray:

Preeti Goenka Annu2 years ago

Can we use this in cheese cake?
Huda Mulla
2 years ago
yes I did and made the same it was so creamy and yummy will upload my recipe soon

Reetu Jain2 years ago


Sangeeta Agrawal2 years ago

Thanks its too good.

Priyanka Singh2 years ago


Angela Rozario3 years ago

thank you for sharing the recipie as it is extremely costly in the supermarkets

Naseema Khan3 years ago

thanks a lor

Vaishali Tandon3 years ago


Piyali Moitra3 years ago

Thank you Daisy... would now be able to make many more dishes with cream cheese...

Nikey Mehta3 years ago


Sukhmani Bedi3 years ago

this was a much needed recipe. thanks for sharing, daisy!

Anjali Kumar3 years ago

wow! cream cheese is always needed and this is an awesome recipe