11 Ways to Enjoy Cottage Cheese

Here’s how to add this healthy snack into your daily menu.

11 Ways to Enjoy Cottage Cheese

By Reina Berger

Cottage cheese is a nutritional powerhouse that many of us have been neglecting lately. What was once thought of us a fad food from the ’70s is bouncing back big time, thanks to its health benefits and versatility. Looking for a new way to enjoy an old classic? Here are 11 ideas to help you incorporate cottage cheese into your daily menu.


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Sample Different Spices

If you want your cottage cheese to taste less bland, add Sriracha sauce, chili flakes, or different kinds of salsa. These spicy flavors will elevate an otherwise plain dish and breathe new life into it.

Watch: The Health Benefits of Sriracha

Grilled Chicken Sandwich With Bacon-Like Mushrooms

You don't need bacon for meatiness and umami.

Do you not like bacon but still want to bring some umami and savoriness to your meal? Get the same meatiness with mushrooms! This recipe seasons them with tamari, garlic and spices for a delicious topping to a grilled chicken and Swiss cheese sandwich.