20 Cheeses High in Protein
An ounce of cheese is typically equal to a thin slice of cheese that would cover a piece of toast. The current daily value (%DV) for protein is 50 grams per day. Cheese high in protein includes parmesan, romano, non-fat cheddar, gruyere, low-fat Swiss, low-fat Monterey, and more. Low-fat cottage cheese is one of the lowest in protein per ounce, but one of the best protein sources per calorie.