Posts Tagged ‘Roquefort’

#FallForCheese: Roquefort Grapes

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Ah fall… the season of all things pumpkin spice, comfort food and cheese with…everything! This is the time to #FallForCheese and to celebrate its savory goodness, we’re sharing some of our very favorite recipes we’ve rounded up from the best food bloggers around!

This week’s blogger hails from South Carolina and features the savory Roquefort!

Jennifer, writer, recipe developer and photographer behind Carolina Girl Cooks has an amazing gourmet snack idea for your next tailgate party: her Roquefort Grapes! “These will keep for about a week and a half in the fridge, so feel free to make them several days in advance before you actually need them.” These are the things hosts and party planners love to here!

Check out her amazing recipe here: Roquefort Grapes

For more southern gourmet recipes, follow Jennifer on Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest!

Every week this fall, we’ll be sharing a new recipe to make you #FallForCheese all over again. ‘Til then!





Happy National Cheese Day!

Monday, June 4th, 2012

Today is National Cheese Day! The perfect day to eat, cook with or discuss your favorite cheeses! To celebrate National Cheese Day the right way check out some of our best recipes featuring different fromages!

–       Provencal vegetable grill with toasted Goat cheese nut rounds

–       Brie and Cherry Kolaches        

–       Batter-Coated Camembert Cheese Loaves

–       Glazed Fruited Winter Squash with St. Andre Cheese

–       Ile de France Roquefort and Apples Lasagna         

–       Oranges with Balsamic Caramel and St Agur

What cheese are YOU having today?

Fruit and Cheese Symphony

Friday, April 27th, 2012

The season of cool, natural and light snacks is upon us. Nothing could be better than the gourmet combination of ripe, sweet fruits with cheese on a spring sunny day!

“Pair cheese and fruit for a healthy snack or easy appetizer when entertaining!” says cheese lover Nadia Muna Gil in her Cheesaholics Anonymous blog. “The salt in the cheese” – she continues –  “is balanced by the sweet in the fruit, and the crunch of the fruit contrasts the suppleness of the cheese. In short, your salivary glands will think they died and went to heaven.”

We couldn’t agree more!

What is your favorite fruit and cheese pairing? If you still need some delicious inspiration check out our  amazingly delightful pairing ideas for your seasonal savoring:

Berries and Brie;

Black Corinth grapes with St. Agur;

Cherries with Charles Arnaud Comté;

Melon with Goat Cheese;

Papaya with Cantorel Roquefort