Category: Cheese

Sep 03

Beef, Mushroom & Chèvre Puff Pastry Tart

Simple summer entertaining with fewer calories Store-bought pastry makes this savoury tart an easy, family-friendly meal. Blending mushrooms into the ground meat mixture means lower calories, but adds a lot more flavour. Created by Mike Ward, celebrity chef and dad, your family is sure to love this tasty home-cooked meal. Beef, Mushroom & Chèvre Puff …

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Jul 09

Beef Strip Loin with Creamy Blue Cheese Spinach

The ultimate steak experience is enhanced with the perfect accompaniments. Pair a perfectly grilled strip loin with this tangy and creamy combination of spinach and blue cheese and allow the steak’s texture and flavour to shine through. Beef Strip Loin with Creamy Blue Cheese Spinach Serves 4 Prep Time: 5 min Total Time: 15 min …

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Dec 01

Impress Guests With This Innovative Baked Cheese Appetizer

This recipe includes all the best holiday ingredients that make for the perfect appetizer. Including cheese in holiday entertaining is a must, but why not shake up the traditional with something a little different? “Topped with poached fruit in rich syrup, this enticing twist on baked cheese replaces the usual brie with creamy soft washed …

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Oct 27

Baked Brie With Maple-Bacon Apples

Savory-sweet appetizers welcome guests Creamy, buttery brie is always a crowd-pleaser. Warming brie helps bring out its flavor, while pairing it with Canadian apples is a great way to combine some of the best that harvest season has to offer. This appetizer recipe has decadent maple-bacon flavoring that is unique enough to serve when entertaining …

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Oct 20

Baked Cubano Rolls

On a roll to a lunchbox victory with these Cubano-inspired eats (NC) With ingredients your kid already knows and loves, this is one snack you’ll enjoy too. Inspired by the Cubano sandwich made popular in southern Florida, these crispy, cheesy rolls are easy to whip up on a busy school night. Baked Cubano Rolls Prep …

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Oct 15

Cheesy Jalapeño Wonton Rolls

Cheesy wonton rolls are a sizzling snack time success (NC) What do you get when you combine a spring roll with a mozzarella stick? These cheesy jalapeño wonton rolls! With a crisp wrapper and ooey-gooey cheese, these are sure to please everyone young and old alike. For adult palates, substitute green onions with finely chopped …

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Sep 24

Gorgonzola, Pear and Walnut Appetizer

How to make quick and simple snacks The next time you’re feeling peckish and looking for something to bridge the gap between meals, try Triscuit crackers, the perfect ingredient to create a bite-size snack or pull a tapas treat together from whatever happens to be in the fridge or pantry. Award-winning Canadian food expert Na’eem …

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Aug 20

Easy Blue Cheese Appetizers

The bold flavor and rich textures that blue cheese adds to a dish is one of the reasons why this ingredient can make any appetizer appear stunning. The robust flavors of blue cheese often have hosts wondering what to serve alongside their appetizers that will not clash with what they are serving. When you offer …

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Dec 24

Hasselback Potatoes Stuffed with Cheddar and Bacon

Elevate the regular old baked potato with this impressive side dish for your guests. Stuffed with cheddar and bacon, these potatoes are not only delicious but a showstopper as well fanning out delightfully as they bake. “The trick here is in using wooden spoons (or chopsticks) as guides while cutting almost-but-not-all-the-way-through,” says Chef Tom Filippou, …

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Dec 23

Roasted Turkey Breast with Gorgonzola, Baked Pears and Toasted Pecans

Host the perfect family dinner with a show stopping main dish that will be sure to impress. Try topping your turkey with this beautiful balance of sweetness and richness with the combination of crisp pears and punchy gorgonzola cheese. Roasted Turkey Breast with Gorgonzola, Baked Pears and Toasted Pecans Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: …

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