Don’t stick to the same old selections. Try different kinds, especially the farm-made domestic and imported cheeses. We’ve made it easy for you by collecting a few of our favorite recipes using a variety of cheeses to help get you started.
How Much Cheese?
When a recipe calls for shredded, crumbled, or grated cheese, use these guidelines for purchasing cheese by weight:
4 ounces cheddar cheese = 1 cup shredded
4 ounces blue or feta cheese = 1 cup crumbled
3 ounces hard-grating cheese = 1 cup grated
Serve this rich soup with bread and a salad to make a complete meal. This dish is a good example of how a soft cheese such as Brie can enhance the flavor of soup or stew.