Goat Cheese

Grilled Forelle Pear and Artichoke Salad with Whipped Goat Cheese Drizzle

On my last trip to the Italian Centre Shop I managed to score some teeny-tiny forelle pears and beautiful mini artichokes.  I couldn’t resist the idea of turning these mini’s into something major! I love grilled artichokes, so I knew some kind of warm summer salad was in the cards for these ingredients. In addition […]

Watermelon Quinoa Salad with Goat Cheese and Fig Balsamic Dressing

This salad holds its own as a main and also pairs remarkably well with grilled chicken or fish.  The amounts roughly serve four when formally plating; but you can also combine the ingredients into a large bowl and let your guests have at it pot-luck style.  Light and delicious…basically, summer on your plate. Watermelon Quinoa Salad with […]

Honeydew Melon Gin Sorbet with Salted Goat Cheese

I love experimenting with gin in recipes; the earthy-herbal flavor combines perfectly with sweet fruits and fruit juices in almost endless combinations.  The saccharinity of this recipe is wonderfully balanced, and the icy sorbet made extra creamy, with the addition of salted goat cheese.  Sorbet and cheese on the same spoon is just remarkable…serious kudos to the […]