chapter  15
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- Cottage Cheese: Fundamentals and Technology

ByEmiliane Andrade Araújo, Ana Clarissa dos Santos Pires, Maximiliano Soares Pinto, and Antônio Fernandes de Carvalho

Milk is de…ned as the secretion of the mammary glands of mammals, its primary natural function being the nutrition of the young. The milk of some animals, especially cows, buffaloes, goats, and sheep, is also used for human consumption, either as such or in the form of a range of dairy products (Wasltra et al. 2006).