Cheese Recipes

Allrecipes has 6,030+ recipes for cooking with cheese and for making cheese at home. Browse our complete collection of macaroni and cheese, quesadilla, fondue, and lasagna recipes -- you'll find your old favorites and many new ones.

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Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
Nothing is better than some comforting, homemade macaroni and cheese!

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Rating: 5 stars 848
Bread, butter and Cheddar cheese - here's a way to make this classic sandwich in a nonstick pan.
By sal

Four Cheese Margherita Pizza

Rating: 5 stars 482
This is a fantastic version of an Italian classic. The feta cheese adds a rich flavor that brings this dish to life. Incredibly easy and incredibly delicious!

Southern Pimento Cheese

Rating: 5 stars 980
This wonderful version of pimento cheese can be used for grilled cheese sandwiches, as a spread for crackers, or served alongside your favorite fried green tomatoes.

Sicilian Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Rating: 5 stars 69
This is a recipe for my Sicilian grandmother's creamy homemade ricotta cheese. Great as a spread on fresh bread or add as a topping to fresh Pasta.

Homemade Fresh Cheese

Rating: 4.5 stars 60
This is the simplest recipe that I use to make a version of Mexican 'Queso Fresco' and the same recipe for Homemade Ricotta Cheese.

Halloumi Cheese Fingers

Rating: 4.5 stars 28
Fry or grill this Cypriot-style cheese and serve with a Greek salad and crusty bread for a complete meal.

Bill's Blue Cheese Dressing

Rating: 4.5 stars 836
This is the BEST I have ever tasted, but not for the fat conscious.
By Allrecipes Member

Paneer (Home Made)

Rating: 4 stars 28
Paneer is an essential ingrediant in Indian cooking. Often people substitue riccotta or some other kind of cheese. But they never taste the same and paneer is so easy to make. With this simple recipe, you'll give true Indian authenticity to all your dishes.

Labneh (Lebanese Cream Cheese)

Rating: 4.5 stars 34
This is the Lebanese version of cream cheese, a lot tastier and lower in calories. Serve on a plate, sprinkled with olive oil, olives, tomatoes, cucumbers and mint. Or simply spread it like cream cheese on pita bread.

Quick Goat Cheese

Rating: 4.5 stars 14
Makes about a pound of cheese.

Mascarpone Substitute

Rating: 4.5 stars 85
Mascarpone is a creamy cheese. It is hard to find and pretty expensive. I have used this recipe in several Tiramisu cakes.

Inspiration and Ideas

Chicken Parmesan
Rating: 5 stars 4330

You'll love Chef John's recipe for the best crispy-crusted chicken Parmesan.