This recipe is by Chef Michael Chiarella and makes about 4 cups of fresh ricotta using whole milk and buttermilk.
Recipe for making your own cottage cheese at home. This recipe is from The Cheese Wizzard
Use fresh and powdered skim milk, lemon juice and rennet powder.
Ricotta Cheese is another good cheese for the beginning cheese maker.
Learn how to make ricotta cheese from this video. Ricotta is actually an easy cheese to make at home using only a few ingredients.