Mizithra or Myzithra is a traditional pasteurized cheese made from sheep's milk and some added cream and whey. The cheese is easy to cut, snow-white, creamy, and granular; its flavor is similar to Ricotta Salata and it an ideal cheese for grating. It is made in various sizes and shapes; like a cone or a ball.
Mizithra can be used in an array of both sweet and savory dishes and we sell the cheese as 1 pound (cut in one or two pieces) and you can buy the entire cheese (approximately 1.5 pounds).
Please note that entire forms may vary slightly in total weight, you will be charged for the actual weight of the entire form that you will receive.
Ingredients: pasteurized sheep's milk and cream, whey and salt.