You can buy a bag of these – find Squeaky Curds Cheese Kit to have fresh curds shipped directly to your door. If you are in the High Country area many local farmers stands, shops and grocery stores sell Cheese Curds for Sale that were made by our cheese crafters. Cheese Curds are great by themselves, served alone.
Recipes and more delivered to your inbox! Cheese curds are a younger, spryer cheddar . They are what cheddar is before being formed into blocks and aged. While you can find mozzarella cheese curds , or other types of cheeses , it’s almost always cheddar .
Mozzarella would be a good substitute. Or provolone if you want to add a subtle tangy flavor to it. I’d do the mozzarella but don’t shred it- tear pieces off to get “curds”. I love poutine and I can’t find them here in Texas so I use mild cheddar .