Archive for February, 2012

Video Recipe: Penne Pasta with St. Agur from Urban Bistro

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

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What could be better than macaroni and cheese pairing? Melted cheese sauce and pasta go just perfectly together and can easily make a delicious comfort food.

Today we are happy to show you this video recipe from Olivier Perret, who makes a delicious Penne Pasta with St. Agur at ICI Urban Bistro in Washington DC.

The main ingredients you need are: penne pasta, smoked bacon, heavy cream and St Agur cheese of course. And in about 20 minutes you are ready to surprise your guests with this amazing dish.

Bon appétit

February 4th is Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day!

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

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This Saturday, February 4th, is one of our favorite days: It’s the Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast holiday! Today not just kids, but also all adults can savor this frozen dessert as much as they want!

So why not serve cheese with ice cream? This unusual combination creates a distinctive and luxurious treat that will surprise and impress those who’ve never enjoyed them together! For more ideas check out our suggestions how to create cheese ice cream dessert – and have it for breakfast!

Bon Appetit!

February is National Snack Food Month

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

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Snacking is becoming more popular, healthy and gourmet. Chips, chocolate and ice cream are being replaced by cheese, nuts, fresh fruits, vegetables and other healthy food . That’s great for snackers health and their taste buds!

So next time you’re craving a snack, skip the nachos and go for something easy, flavorful and health like:

– Fresh fruit or vegetables with cheese

– Cheese and whole grain, low fat crackers

– Cheese and nuts like almonds and cashews

Eating these healthy snacks is a great way to avoid unhealthy eating and maintain energy throughout the day. Healthy snacks can even help with weight control.

For more snack ideas check out our Tips and ideas for healthy snack planning with cheese.

Enjoy your snacks!