Cheese A La Creme
|Cream cheese||3 Ounce (1 Package)|
|Cream style cottage cheese||1 Pound|
|Heavy cream||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Fruit||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Beat cream cheese and cottage cheese until smooth and creamy.
Gradually beat in.cream, beating until thick.
Stand strainer (or colander) in bowl deeper than strainer.
Line strainer with several thicknesses of cheesecloth.
Pour in mixture; tie cloth.
Let drain overnight in refrigerator.
Untie; turn out on plate; remove cheesecloth.
Decorate top with mint leaves.
Surround with sugared whole berries, melon, or other fruit.
Calories 396 Calories from Fat 308
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 35 g53.7%
Saturated Fat 21.1 g105.5%
Trans Fat 0.2 g
Cholesterol 123.7 mg41.2%
Sodium 490.3 mg20.4%
Total Carbohydrates 8 g2.7%
Dietary Fiber 0.22 g0.89%
Sugars 5.7 g
Protein 14 g28.8%
Vitamin A 29.7% Vitamin C 6.9%
Calcium 13.5% Iron 2.4%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet