Italian Cheesemaking Kit

This kit is packed with everything need to make ten delectable Italian cheeses. Just add milk!

$24.95

Never Rind

Packed with the tools and ingredients needed to make 10 delectable Italian cheeses, this kit allows you to turn your kitchen into a fully functional cheese shop. Just add milk! In a few hours, amateur cheesemakers can whip up batches of their favorite artisan cheeses, including mozzarella, ricotta, mascarpone and ricotta salata. The kit includes real cheesemaking culture and 100% vegetarian rennet, so your dairy-based creations will stand up to any taste test without the addition of unsavory chemicals or preservatives. The kit, including all the equipment and ingredients enclosed, is made in Auckland, New Zealand.

USA Exclusive at UncommonGoods.

Exclusive
Measurements
9.1" L x 4.1" W x 5.1" H
Notes
Ingredients:
- Annatto Color
- Calcium Chloride
- Cheese Culture
- Cheese Salt
- Citric Acid
- Rennet Tablet
Item ID
23949

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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

Please note: This item is not available to ship outside of the U.S.

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsItalian Cheesemaking Kit
 
4.5

(based on 139 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (84)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (47)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good value (17)
  • Well packaged (17)
  • Easy to prepare (11)
  • Unique (11)
  • Flavorful (8)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Gift (18)
  • Anytime (10)
  • Entertaining (10)
  • Holidays (8)
  • Snack (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Foodie (11), Health conscious (8), Simple tastes (5), Chef (3), Frequent diner (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (190), No (7)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Fun but read the directions!

My husband loved this as a gifta We thought it would be something fun that we could do together, and my husband loves cheese! We did have fun making it and no expert skills...Read complete review

My husband loved this as a gifta We thought it would be something fun that we could do together, and my husband loves cheese! We did have fun making it and no expert skills are required. However, we noticed that the instruction booklet and the YouTube video that they recommend have slightly different instructions. It didn't seem to make too much of a difference, but our end product was not perfect, so it may have been from some of the confusion.
We found ourselves having to read some of the instructions multiple times to make sure we understood them.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Good idea, but doesn't work.

I purchased this gift to include in my husbands gift bag for Valentines Day. He loves to cook and loves cheese so I thought this would be perfect. It went over well and he...Read complete review

I purchased this gift to include in my husbands gift bag for Valentines Day. He loves to cook and loves cheese so I thought this would be perfect. It went over well and he was excited to try making the cheese. He chose the mozzarella cheese to make first. First of all you need milk that isn't pasteurized, and is not homogenized. This milk is not easy to find. We found a half gallon at a local health food store after looking at several grocery stores. We followed the recipe exactly and even watched videos online however the cheese would not set up at all. We tried this 2 times with different brands of milk and both times failed.

This is a cute gift, but since it does not work as intended it is worthless.

Save your money and get something else.

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4.0

Seemed interesting

By 

from Las Vegas, NV

Verified Buyer

Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

Box was smaller than anticipated

Service and delivery comments:

Arrived as promised

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Would purchase again

By 

from Ann Arbor, MI

Verified Buyer

Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

I bought this for a friend's birthday, looks great so far!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
1.0

Don't buy it

By 

from Raleigh, NC

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • delivered on time
  • everything was in the kit

Cons

  • complicated
  • Did not come out good.
  • Too much work

Best Uses

    Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

    Before starting, I watched the video twice. Then I watched other videos. I had a hard time finding the right milk. The mozzarella cheese turned out like little golf balls with no flavor. I was very disappointed as I thought that I followed the directions to a 'T'. Cannot figure out what I did wrong.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Looks awesome

    By 

    from Buffalo, NY

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

    This seems really easy to use. It also makes 13 lbs of cheese, which seems like a great value.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Now that's Italian!

    By 

    from Bellmore, NY

    About Me Foodie, Health Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Prepare
    • Flavorful
    • Good Value
    • Well Packaged

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Anytime
      • Entertaining
      • Holidays
      • Snack

      Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

      Have this to my cheese loving sister and guess what, she loved it!!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Kit Looks Great!

      By 

      from Coastal Texas

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

      Bought as a Christmas gift. She hasn't used it yet, but it looks top quality, and she's very excited.

       
      4.0

      A gift they can use!

      By 

      from New York

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gift

          Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

          I've given this as a gift twice, and both recipients were excited to try and make their own cheese! Creative gift for people who like experimenting in the kitchen.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Great Product and So Easy!

          By 

          from Twin Cities

          About Me Chef, Foodie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Prepare
          • Flavorful
          • Good Value
          • Non-Perishable
          • Well Packaged

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Anytime
            • Entertaining
            • Gift

            Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

            If you want to learn how to make cheese, get this kit. So easy and delicious. You are on your way to being a cheesemonger!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Unexpected Fun

            By 

            from Sacramento

            About Me Frequent Diner, Health Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Prepare
            • Good Value
            • Well Packaged

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Entertaining
              • Holidays

              Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

              This was a gift for the Man who has Everything and wants nothing. It was so unique that he was just thrilled it. The first time I ever pulled off the right gift for a fussy man.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              5.0

              Awesome

              By 

              from Nashville, TN

              About Me Health Conscious, Simple Tastes

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Prepare
              • Flavorful
              • Good Value
              • Well Packaged

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gift

                Comments about UncommonGoods Italian Cheesemaking Kit:

                She lived this, and with her parents assistance made her first mozzarella yesterday

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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