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