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Mini-Grilled Cheese Roundup: Apple Cheddar, Manchego Balsamic Onion & Fig Gouda

Mini-Grilled Cheese Roundup: Apple Cheddar, Manchego Balsamic Onion & Fig Gouda

I was just looking through my Google Alerts for grilled cheese and found three interesting/intriguing recipes for amazing grilled cheese ¬†sandwiches. Since I know I won’t be able to a grilled cheese featuring Cabot Cheesethat was sent to me complimentary, I thought I would do 

The Atlantic’s Pea Pesto Grilled Cheese

The Atlantic’s Pea Pesto Grilled Cheese

As you may already know, I receive Google alerts for any mention of the grilled cheese. Sometimes those alerts produce a great article, such as The Atlantic’s The Princess and the Pea, that includes an intriguing recipe like Pea Pesto & Manchego Grilled Cheese. I 

Cheese Tasting: Inaugural Edition

Cheese Tasting: Inaugural Edition

In my quest to learn everything there is to know about cheese, Saturday evening, I traveled to Whole Foods’ cheese department. There, located in a little basket, are remnants of random cheeses ranging in price from very inexpensive to somewhat inexpensive. Because of this basket, one can try various cheeses without truly breaking the bank. As you will come to find out, I am not too fond of this particular Manchego cheese, but luckily I only spent $1.70 on it, and not upwards of $10.00 for a normal sized chunk. I would recommend that you find a Whole Foods, or check your local market, and try as many cheese remnants as you can. I plan to do this as much as I can in the future. Continue reading Cheese Tasting: Inaugural Edition