August is National Goat Cheese Month. When you think about all the recipes you can make from goat cheese, today’s post will inspire you to celebrate the month.
National Goat Cheese Month
So, you may wonder what makes August the best month to try this cheese. In the first place, Goats produce the best milk from eating berries and plants this month.
Now is the perfect time to sample flavorful goat cheese. In the same way, one of the easiest ways to eat this cheese is to spread it on a cracker or add to a salad.
National Goat Cheese Month Recipes
So, are you ready to get started tasting this creamy cheese? Are you ready to try some recipes? If you love to entertain, one of the easiest appetizers for your guests is to have a goat cheese log and stuff it with apricots and sprinkle with honey. Another great appetizer option is to add goat cheese and tomatoes on small pieces of bread. Bake in the oven and sprinkle with olive oil and basil.
With the Fall season around the corner, another favorite recipe of mine is to stuff figs with goat cheese, and sprinkle with balsamic vinegar. Indeed, this is a favorite of mine and popular when having a dinner party.
For me, one of my favorite comfort food is grilled cheese. By adding goat cheese, arugula and either tomatoes or roasted red peppers, you will have the perfect sandwich.
Of course, you can also add goat cheese onto your pizza. Also, you can use this cheese to stuff in any of your vegetables. Bake in the oven and you will have a tasty addition to your meal. Another option is to add goat cheese to chicken or pork chops.
Moreover, keep in mind goat cheese is lighter in calories than other cheeses, yet still has a great flavor to spruce up any food.
National Goat Cheese Month Sweet Ending
If you have a sweet tooth, there are many recipes you can try. One of the best is using goat cheese to make brownies or cheese cake. To be more specific, most people love brownies. Why not try your hand in creating goat cheese brownies.
Another dessert recipe idea is to make a light and fluffy lemon and blueberry cheesecake. Add some sweetness to the end of your day by experimenting with various fruits and flavors.
As always, I welcome your comments on your goat cheese favorites.