Herb-Marinated Yogurt Cheese

Rich and creamy

Ingredients

2 lb plain yogurt 1 tsp salt 1 tsp black pepper 2 tsp chopped oregano 1 tsp chopped thyme 1/2 tsp red Chile flakes 1 bay leaf 1 cup extra virgin olive oil

Nutritional information

No nutrition information available

Instructions

Mix yogurt, salt & pepper, and let drain, refrigerate for 3 days in a cheesecloth- lined colander or a muslin bag set over bowl,to drain. Divide the cheese into 2 ounce portion & place on parchment-lined tray. Allow to drain & dry on a rack, uncovered overnight, refrigerated. Combine the remaining ingredients to make marinade. Add the cheese, & marinade 12 to 24 hours before serving.