These rolls are great for parties and entertaining, but are also quick and easy to make for a snack. Mushroom Havarti Rolls 2 Tbsp butter 1 shallot, sliced 16 ounces mushrooms, roughly chopped 2 tsp fresh rosemary, chopped 1/2 tsp salt 1/4… Read More

Making life easy with Overnight Bundt Cake.

Cheese Crackers

Cheese Crackers 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp salt ¼ cup cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces 8 ounces grated Appel Farms Jalapeno Gouda, or flavor of your choice 3 – 4 Tbsp ice water Place the flour, salt, and butter… Read More

Creme Brulee Cheesecake

Here’s a delectable fusion of two classic desserts.  If you are serving this to company, the cheesecakes can be made a day or two ahead to save time. Crème Brulée Cheesecakes ·         3 cups Quark, room temperature ·         2 cups sugar, divided… Read More

Squeeze Cheese

Easy to make, Squeeze Cheese is perfect for nachos, tacos, baked potatoes, and so much more!

Grilled Paneer Skewers

Paneer Skewers Marinade 1 cup yogurt 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon fresh ginger, grated 2 teaspoons garam masala 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon paprika 2 teaspoons cumin seeds 1 teaspoon dried chili flakes Salt to taste Skewers  10-12 wooden skewers, soaked… Read More

Smoky Mashed Cauliflower

Mashed and riced cauliflower are all the rage right now.  Here’s a recipe that adds the rich smoky flavor of Smoked Gouda to an otherwise bland vegetable.  Other flavors would also be wonderful, Jalapeno Gouda for instance. Smoky Mashed Cauliflower 1 large… Read More

Easy Cheese Souffle

I love souffle, but I hesitate to make it because of all the steps. This recipe takes out a step or two, making it a quick and easy meal. As an added bonus, it’s low in carbs and high in protein!

Gouda Bread

The aroma of fresh baked bread speaks of home and comfort.  Adding the Jalapeno Gouda gives this bread a subtle spicy note.

Cheddar – PART TWO: The Magic

Where did we leave off again? *Reads past blog, laughs at my own jokes.* The last thing we did was admire the “cheddaring” process, which is fusion and stretching of the curds which causes that beautiful strength and elasticity. At the tail-end… Read More