Thursday, October 11, 2018

10 Healthy Recipes with Cheese You Must Try

Pizza and sandwiches are some of the most popular foods that people associate with cheese. However, cheese can be used with many more foods. It packs a good punch of protein too, so you are not taking it just for the taste. When used well, cheese can turn food from just food, to extremely delicious food. If you want to make cheese at home, you need all the cheese making supplies such as a cheese maker. More than anything else, you need to know where to buy rennet, which is the most important ingredient of making cheese.

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Here are 10 cheese recipes that you must try out:

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds, Olive, Feta And Watermelon Salad

Although many people say that this feta cheese salad is perfect for hot weather, you can eat it whenever you like. It is so delicious and as you can see from the ingredients, it has a lot of nutritional value for your body. You will dress it with soy, chaat masala and lemon sauce so that you can tone down the sugar from the watermelon. It is so easy to make and should not take you more than 5 minutes.

Frittata Made Of Feta And Lamb

Frittata dishes are known for their juicy taste, but they do require some effort to make. This one is perfect for the weekend when you are not going anywhere. You can surprise your family. You will require many ingredients such as garlic, olive oil, large eggs, black pepper (ground), whole yoghurt, basil leaves, ground lamb, feta cheese and many more. When you are done cooking this dish in the oven, you can serve it with accompaniments like rice or fries.

Caprese Salad

This is another of the best salad dishes that you can make with cheese. It is incredibly easy to make and it is recommended that you make it when tomatoes are in season. It is simply a mixture of cherry tomatoes arranged with mozzarella cheese on a platter and seasoned with salt and black pepper. The dish is then sprinkled with oil and left to sit for about 30 minutes for the tomatoes to release their juice. It is mostly accompanied by bread. No fire involved – delicious.

Pasta –With Four Cheeses

With this one, you will be taking a dish of pasta that has been made with all of four cheeses. Cheddar, emmental, brie and parmesan will all be present in this simple dish. It just requires you to set aside 10 minutes of your busy schedule and you will have it piping hot and ready to eat. Pasta matches with almost all types of cheese. That is what makes this dish so delicious and you can be sure your kids will love it.

Classic Macaroni And Cheese

If you are making this one for your kids, you can never get it wrong. Kids simply go gooey at the sight of macaroni and cheese. The best thing is that macaroni goes nicely with all cheeses. In less than five minutes, you will have this dish ready to serve for your kids. Any cheese will work but it is best that you serve it with shredded cheddar cheese.

Cheese And Mushroom Mac

This is another macaroni dish, only that this time you will be using mushroom, macaroni and gruyere, parmesan and cheddar cheeses. It is classified as a comfort food, the kind of food that you make when you want to feel happy without caring too much about the nutritional value. It takes a short time to prepare the ingredients (there are many of them), and the cooking time is about 1 hour.

Herbs, Spices And Marinated Goat Cheese

This is easy to make, but you will have to marinate the goat cheese for a couple of hours. As the name suggest, you just use oil, herbs, spices and of course goat cheese to make it. You will cook your cheese over a swirl pan, let it sit for some time and then bake it in a preheated oven until the cheese turns a golden brown color.

Roast Pepper With Greek Feta

The Greeks love their cheese and so will you when you have a taste of this taste bud exploding dish. You will need bell peppers, garlic, thyme, olive oil, kosher salt, vinegar, black pepper and other ingredients. You will have to slice and roast your bell peppers in an oven preheated to 300 degrees.

Ricotta Cheese With Sweet Potato Crisps

You will need to season ricotta cheese with lemon juice and salt, and let it sit for some time. By then you can be preparing your sweet potato crisps and then serve together. This is one of the simplest recipes to make and it is incredibly delicious.

Feta Cheese With Tomato And Pistachios

Just slice the tomatoes into four pieces, season them with salt and let them sit. Toast your pistachios in an oven preheated to 350 degrees, then serve with crumbled feta cheese.

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