Tag: baking

Banana Bread

A traditional banana bread recipe is elevated with Quark.

Gouda Bread

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

Three Cheese Pumpkin Cheesecake

The combination of cheeses gives the cheesecake a luscious flavor and texture.  The creamy texture of the cream cheese combines with the light tang of the Quark for a melt in your mouth experience, then you get a rich finish from the goat cheese.  Quality ingredients are important for this cheesecake to be successful.  If you are in NW Washington State, I recommend heading to Gothberg Farms in Bow for the chèvre.  The quality and flavor are much better than any goat cheese I have had from a grocery store.  

Pumpkin Cheddar Rolls

A winning combination of pumpkin with the creamy nuttiness of cheddar.

Feta Chive Scones

I don’t know about you, but I have a love/hate relationship with mornings.  I absolutely love to BE up early.  I love watching the sunrise, I love how energetic I feel when I get an early start on the day, I love that first… Read More

Nokkelost Bread

Nokkelost Bread with Pear and Cranberry

Nokkelost is a wonderful mystery to people. “What is Nokkelost?” “What do I serve it with?” “It’s a ‘Christmas Cheese’ right?” “How do you pronounce that?” In answer to most, but not all of those questions: Nokkelost is a flavored semi hard cheese,… Read More

Nokkelost Quiche

Nokkelost Quiche

I am really excited for you to meet two new kids on the block!  We are now making Havarti and Nokkelost. Nokkelost means “Key Cheese” in Norway and goes by the same name in Sweden.   It is very much like the popular… Read More

Easy Spanakopita Pockets

Easy Spanakopita Pockets

Once again, my friend Linda from Sound Harvest Delivery shared a winning recipe with me.  I am always delighted to learn a new recipe! Spanakopita has never been a favorite recipe for me because of the fussy Phyllo dough.  I love the flavor,… Read More

Overnight Bundt Cake

Blackberry Bundt Cake

I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for things that will make life easier.  I love to come home from work to a clean house, but who has time to do the cleaning?  Life should be enjoyed, and cleaning house… Read More

Gouda Bread

Gouda Bread and butter

A little tip for you: toasting the bread enhances the flavor of the cheese.