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Cottage Cheese: Love It or Hate It?

A staple of restaurant "diet plates" in the '80s, cottage cheese is a great source of protein, and lots of people enjoy it for breakfast or a snack. But its texture makes it a pretty polarizing food. Are you a fan?

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lilxmissxmolly lilxmissxmolly 8 years
This is bizarre, but it's probably my favorite food. I always eat the nonfat kind - at the very least, once a day. SO DELICIOUS!
digibron digibron 8 years
Cottage cheese is delicious! :D
mcfolly mcfolly 8 years
It can depend on brand, and I can usually only eat the full-fat kind. The low-fat kind is just nasty. I love it with LOTS of black pepper, put on triscuits. Yum.
piglette33 piglette33 8 years
YUM!
marie-lee marie-lee 8 years
I love it but it depends on the brand. Some taste like chunks of talc in watery liquid...I've got a couple of recipes I use it in and will use it with vegie sticks as a dip in a pinch...
ella1978 ella1978 8 years
I love it. Said it before, it's the best!!!
opentypeA opentypeA 8 years
Oh, and on a side note: my mom loves it so much she eats about a third of the container a night! She'll just sit and eat it straight out of the container...that's too much for me lol :-S
opentypeA opentypeA 8 years
I'm in between. It has to be in something (or have something in it!). Sounds weird, but I discovered it while making lasagna: 2/3 cup cottage cheese + 1/3 cup spaghetti sauce + small can of mushrooms = delish! It's like uncooked lasagna (without the noodles and cheese, of course) :-)
Kimpossible Kimpossible 8 years
I love cottage cheese. and something really funny for lunch today I had cottage cheese, 2 wasa crackers and raw red peppers lol. I could have had radishes but opted for the bell peppers instead. just weird considering that's the picture.
Spectra Spectra 8 years
I like it plain, but I only really eat it when I'm at my mother-in-law's house. She thinks it's "diet food" and she always offers it to me as an alternative to the other stuff she puts out on the table for dinner. She and I are the only ones that actually eat it though...the rest of my husband's family hates it.
merie33 merie33 8 years
I need an other too. I like it sometimes, but not enough to eat it daily...or even weekly for that matter. But I don't hate it.
Food Food 8 years
I know it's a weird food combination, but cottage cheese with canned tuna.
sonya-ina sonya-ina 8 years
I can eat it by the spoonful!
smaine07 smaine07 8 years
I am a big time texture person, and surprisingly I love cottage cheese..especially with blueberries! yum!
PinkUnicorn PinkUnicorn 8 years
I need an "other" choice because I love it cooked into things and mixed up with onion, garlic and spices and put on a really hot baked potato, but I HATE it just cold and sitting there, even with fruit or yogurt. YUCK.
chiefdishwasher chiefdishwasher 8 years
Top it with fresh pineapple.
mondaymoos mondaymoos 8 years
I hate cottage cheese, and ironically am forcing myself to eat it today. Hopefully the blueberries help. :( Diets are awful.
bengalspice bengalspice 8 years
cottage cheese and pineapple is soooo good.
Dana18 Dana18 8 years
I like to have it with fruit in the morning. canned peaches are the best.
kelliegonzo kelliegonzo 8 years
seriously love it, but i would NEVER eat it with those scratchy crackers and radishes haha gross.
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 8 years
Yum! I eat it almost every day.
wmoonw wmoonw 8 years
Don't like it, but I do eat it, anyway! Blech.
CoconutPie CoconutPie 8 years
Hate it. I have trouble with some textures and cottage cheese is one of them.
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