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cheese-stuffed squash

Cheese-Stuffed Butternut Squash


For squash season, take the autumnal treat and fill it with cheese.

Crispy Brussels Sprouts with Burrata


Photography by Jennifer Silverberg

Maggie’s Reserve from Cricket Creek Farm and Robert Sinskey Vin Gris of Pinot Noir

5 Wine and Cheese Pairings You Need To Try This Summer


July always feels like a month-long party: Swimming pools are open for business, our nation celebrates its birthday, and backyard patio tables everywhere are loaded to the gills with amazingly delicious seasonal food. It’s summertime, and the eatin’ is fine. If you’re anything like me, you’re going to need a couple bottles of wine to […]

What Exactly is a “Sharp” Cheese?


People often talk about how “sharp” a cheese is. What is sharpness, exactly?   “Sharp” is a colloquialism. Typically we don’t use it when judging or grading cheese, and it has no legal definition. You’ll hear it most often in the context of cheddar, where it’s sometimes synonymous with “aged.” For example, young cheddars are called […]

Humboldt Fog Asparagus Soup

Creamy Asparagus Soup with Cypress Grove’s Humboldt Fog


A wedge of this soft-ripened goat’s milk cheese adds an irresistible creaminess and tang to each bite of the classic spring-forward soup.   Special thanks to Cypress Grove for sponsoring this recipe.

Cauliflower

Cauliflower n’ Cheese


What do Pinterest feeds, restaurant menus, and Trader Joe’s have in common? They’re all chock-full of cauliflower. The cold-weather vegetable has taken the food world by storm, appearing in roasted form on small plates and as a carb-light replacement in everything from mashed potatoes and pizza crust to mac and cheese and cake. It may […]

vegetarian

Ruminations: Where’s The Beef?


How does a vegetarian survive in meaty Buenos Aires? The answer is simple: cheese!

Watermelon Salad with Montchevre Goat Feta, Kalamata Olives, and Basil

Watermelon Salad with Montchevre Goat Feta, Kalamata Olives, and Basil


Briny goat feta kicks up the flavor in this watermelon salad that comes together in minutes