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Spring Frittata Recipe

Spring Frittata Recipe

It looks like this spring and summer we'll be socializing outside, and from a safe distance.  Outdoor picnicking is one of my favorite things to do...

Whipped Honey Goat Cheese & Fresh Berries

Whipped Honey Goat Cheese & Fresh Berries

This is a refreshing, low sugar breakfast or dessert that the whole family will love.  I often find that I want to give fresh goat cheese a lighter...

Our Cheese at Home Round Up

Our Cheese at Home Round Up

Being stuck at home is a great time to try creative new recipes in the kitchen‚ÄĒlike making your own cheese, trying out new kid-friendly recipes, and even aging cheese while working from home.

Simple, Easy Herb Butter Recipe

Simple, Easy Herb Butter Recipe

Fresh spring herbs, lemon zest, and sea salt make this herb butter a simple, satisfying way to liven up your daily butter experience.  Sautée ve...

Raclette Dinner Recipe with Roasted Potatoes, Carrots & Apples

Raclette Dinner Recipe with Roasted Potatoes, Carrots & Apples

Raclette Dinner with Roasted Vegetables & Caramelized Shallots As the air cools, it comes time to turn on the oven and roast vegetables once a...

Recipe: BLT with Pimento Cheese & Pickled Jalape√Īos

Recipe: BLT with Pimento Cheese & Pickled Jalape√Īos

To be honest, I'd never had pimento cheese until this summer when I made it.  Perhaps my obsession with specialty styles of cheese got in the way o...

Decadent Truffle Goat Cheese Pasta Recipe

Decadent Truffle Goat Cheese Pasta Recipe

All it takes is a stellar cheese to transform a pasta dish into something unforgettable. This decadent truffle goat cheese from Hudson Valley takes...

Blanched Asparagus with Arugula, Pine Nuts, and Shaved Parm

Blanched Asparagus with Arugula, Pine Nuts, and Shaved Parm

The best part of Spring is that the precious forage found this time of year is deeply flavorful and expresses all notes of green and earth. After ...

Cr√®me Fra√ģche Mushroom Risotto

Cr√®me Fra√ģche Mushroom Risotto

Cr√®me Fra√ģche is one of the classics that I teach in my private cheese making workshops. ¬†It is a simple cultured cream that has a silky texture; ...

Recipe: Grilled Cheese with Gruyère AOP, Mushrooms, Peppers, and Brin's Chili Pepper Jam

Recipe: Grilled Cheese with Gruyère AOP, Mushrooms, Peppers, and Brin's Chili Pepper Jam

This grilled cheese recipe shows how versatile both Gruyère AOP cheese can be when cooking with cheese as well as how sweet and spicy peppers are a perfect pairing for cheeses.  Chili Pepper Jam is one of my favorite cheese pairings and the mushrooms bring out the savory characteric of the Gruyère AOP cheese.

Grilled Cheese with Goat Cheese, Butternut Squash, and Brin's Lemon Saffron Jam

Grilled Cheese with Goat Cheese, Butternut Squash, and Brin's Lemon Saffron Jam

This grilled cheese recipe highlights the bright and tangy characteristics of goat cheese and the sweetness of butternut squash with the addition of lemon saffron jam.  Kale adds a fresh green flavor to round out the grilled cheese experience.  This recipe is perfect for National Grilled Cheese Day, or any day.

Recipe: Argan Oil Goat Cheese Balls with Thyme, Lemon Zest, and Black Pepper

Recipe: Argan Oil Goat Cheese Balls with Thyme, Lemon Zest, and Black Pepper

Blend Culinary Argan Oil with fresh goat cheese, herbs, and spices for a delicious and simple appetizer!