Cheese Recipes


Crostini w/ Manchego, Guava & Salami “Croutons”

  Crostini w/ Manchego, Guava and Salami "Croutons" A crispy blend of sweet, savory, porky & cheesy goodness that evokes a much classier version of Hawaiian pizza. Wine Pairing: Oregon Pinot Gris Ingredients:                Makes 4 Servings Sourdough Bread, thinly sliced into 16
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Mushroom Enchiladas Poblanos

  Mushroom, Cheese & Chile Enchiladas   Intensely savory, earthy, cheesy & meat free, these vegetarian enchiladas have enough depth of flavor that you won’t miss the meat.   Ingredients:                  Makes 8-10 Servings   Filling: 1/2lb Oyster Mushrooms 2 tsp
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Heirloom Tomato & Goat Cheese Salad

Heirloom Tomato & Goat Cheese Salad This light salad is the perfect way to celebrate tomato season – an upscale twist on caprese salad that substitutes a tomato, basil, pomegranate vinaigrette for the usual oil & balsamic vinegar. You could
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Black Truffle Gougeres

Gougeres with Black Truffle What’s a gougere?  They’re essentially savory (frequently flavored with gruyere) pastry puffs (the same kind of dough, pate a choux, used in cream puffs & éclairs).  Even without the truffles, they’re an elegant, absolutely delicious canapé/hors
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Grape, Herb & Goat Cheese Wraps

Goat Cheese Wraps These 2-bite wraps are a light vegetarian appetizer – creamy, fruity, just the right size for passing as canapés, and very pretty. Ingredients:    4oz Goat Cheese (Chevre) 20 Red Grapes, quartered 20 Green Grapes, quartered 1 tsp
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Smoky Grilled Peach & Burrata Salad

Smoky Grilled Peach & Burrata Salad Grilled peaches are the perfect summer food as a dessert, salad, or appetizer. Here we’ve paired them with fresh mint, creamy burrata cheese, and a secret surprise – smoked salt & olive oil to
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Apple Pistachio Risotto

Apple Pistachio Risotto Savory, sweet, rich risotto with a blend of complex flavors and textures. Serve it by itself, or with lamb, chicken, or white fish (halibut, sole, etc). Ingredients: 2 cups Carnaroli Rice 1 tbsp Pistachio Paste ½ cup
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Garlic, Spinach, Olive & Cheese Pennette

Garlic, Spinach, Olive & Cheese Pennette Cheesy, tart, savory & rich, this dish is easy to make and intensely satisfying. Because you can make the garlic paste ahead of time, this is a perfect recipe for a busy weeknight. If
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Basil & Goat Cheese Stuffed Piquillo Peppers

Basil & Goat Cheese Stuffed Piquillo Peppers Top notch appetizers don’t get much easier (or delicious). These pequillos balance fruity roasted pepper flavor with creamy goat cheese, basil, and pine nuts. Wine Pairing: Albarino Ingredients: Makes 4 Servings 12 Organic
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Savory Chestnut & Herb Bread Pudding

Savory Chestnut & Herb Bread Pudding This is a creamy, savory herby bread pudding perfect for fall or winter…an especially good choice for Thanksgiving! We used fresh roasted chestnuts for our version, but you could probably substitute frozen & thawed
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How to Assemble a Cheese Plate

Want to serve a fancy cheese plate at your next party, but don’t know where to start?  Here are some tips for a more exciting, yet harmonious plate that’s sure to wow. How Many Cheeses? We recommend building cheese plates
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Goat Cheese Gratin

Goat Cheese Gratin This party dip/spread looks fancy and complicated. It tastes amazing – in each bite sweet, tart apricot gives way to hot peppers and creamy goat cheese. The fact that it’s quick and incredibly easy can be your
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