It’s National Cheese Lovers Day! Celebrate our new favorite holiday-that-we-didn’t-know-existed with six melty, creamy, yummy recipes in which cheese plays the starring role.
Brie with Strawberries and Honey
More is more in this scrumptious appetizer, which marries a warm round of brie with a decadent topper of strawberries, honey, and toasted almonds.
Click here for the recipe: Brie with Strawberries and Honey
Truffle Goat Cheese & Bell Pepper Breakfast Panini
Kickstart your day with a breakfast of the cheesy variety. Goat cheese with truffles and mozzarella make the perfect pair in this indulgent panini.
Click here for the recipe: Truffle Goat Cheese & Bell Pepper Breakfast Panini
An olive oil-based marinade with fresh oregano, thyme, and rosemary transforms feta from a simple salad topper to a flavorful side dish.
Click here for the recipe: Marinated Feta
Grilled Pimiento, Cheddar, and Bacon on Sourdough
Toasted bread is the ultimate vehicle for cheese, and this grown-up take on the classic sandwich proves no exception.
Click here for the recipe: Grilled Pimiento, Cheddar, and Bacon on Sourdough
Pepper-Pepper Cheese Dip
Whip up this dip next time you have company. The hot, melty combination of cream cheese, cheddar, bacon, and pepper jelly is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.
Click here for the recipe: Pepper-Pepper Cheese Dip
Crab Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Macaroni and cheese is a comfort food standard. Up the dinnertime ante with this elevated twist, which calls for Brie and Gruyère cheeses, prosciutto, aparagus and baby peas, and fresh crab.
Click here for the recipe: Crab Mac ‘n’ Cheese
So, cheese fiends, how will you be celebrating National Cheese Lovers Day? Tell us in the comments below!
Thanks to these photographers for the drool-worthy photos (top to bottom): David Hillegas, Dasha Wright, Greg Dupree, David Prince, Becky Luigart-Stayner, and Jennifer Davick.
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