Posts Tagged ‘ice cream’

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!

A Cheesy Summer

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

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When days are hot, it is time for light, refreshing and simple meals! French cheeses can be enjoyed in many ways with summer snacks.

Picnic is a classic activity for nice weather. There are basically two rules for a great picnic. Have the right food and have the right gear. Cheese is just the perfect picnic snack because it is easy to prepare, pack and eat. Check out our Picnic Guide for more information.

Ice Cream and cheese is a surprisingly delicious combination. It will be the hit of your summer party and makes your guests talking for sure. Create a mild dessert by pairing brie or camembert with a vanilla or coffee ice cream. We’ve collected some Ice Cream and Cheese Pairing tips for your special gourmet indulgence.

Of course, when it comes to summer food a BBQ can’t be left out. Outdoor grilling is one of the best parts of the summer. Add gourmet flare to your barbecue by combining it with your favorite cheeses. Here are some great Grilling Ideas with gourmet cheese.

Salads make the perfect dish for either lunch or dinner because they are fresh, crunchy and light! Also, your body needs more energy on hot days and salads help to meet your daily nutrition needs. Salads with French Cheese can be made all sorts of ways. Check out our Salad Recipes.

Facile and flavorful – Dips are perfect for summer snacks. And the right cheese can make any dip recipe pop with flavor. Doing so will make dipping bread and veggies a totally gourmet experience! Bake a wheel of brie cheese in its rind until it begins to melt – then remove and surround with veggies, fruits and breads. Dipping cold veggies and fruit into warm brie cheese is an exquisite and satisfying way to snack this summer.

Cheese around the web

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

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Join us each week for a look at the latest gourmet cheese news from across the web! This week; cheese making in Belize, grilled cheese ideas, blue cheese ice cream and a picnic excursion.

- Making cheese in Belize via chesmakinghelp.blogspot.com Kathleen and Andrzej are living their cheese making dream in Central America.

- Gourmet Grilled Cheese Ideas via marcussamuelsson.com Check out these great grilled cheese idea for a real gourmet delight.

- Blue Cheese Ice Cream via carollgardens.patch.com If you are sick of usual ice cream flavors like vanilla, chocolate or strawberry, you should give this custom-made flavors a try.

- Independence Day Picnic via naplesnews.com What better way to celebrate our nation’s independence on the Fourth of July than a picnic?

Summertime is ice cream time

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

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If you’re like most people, you may have never thought about pairing ice cream with cheese. The combination sounds unusual – but is surprisingly delicious. Serving ice cream with cheese is a great way to get your guests talking and trying something new. Since the combination will be a first-time experience for most, it is sure to be a moment of gourmet delight!

Create a mild dessert by pairing brie or camembert with a vanilla or coffee ice cream. If you feel like having a more rich dessert, pair it with chocolate ice cream. The combination of the creaminess of brie or camembert and the cool, refreshing texture of ice cream is a delicious contrast.

You can even go one step further by making your own custom cheese ice cream like our St. André Gelato with plum Beaujolais compote.

If you are not in the mood to experiment, go back to the basics and make one of the more traditional recipes below.

Chocolate-Glazed St. André

Goat and Cream Cheesecake

Creamy Pumpkin Dream Pie