About dairy foods

Milk and milk products are an important part of a healthy diet. Milk provides the basis for a vast range of dairy products. In this section we describe how some of these products are manufactured.

It wasn’t so long ago that milk came in a one pint (568 ml) glass bottle. It was pasteurised full cream ...

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Cheese is one of the most loved and consumed foods around the world. It is a highly nutritious and palatable ...

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Yoghurt, yogurt, or yoghourt is a food produced by the bacterial fermentation of milk. In fact yoghurt is one of ...

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Kefir is a traditional fermented milk product that had its origins in the north Caucasus Mountains between ...

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Butter is manufactured from dairy cream using a churning process. The cream is produced by passing ...

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