Category Archives: cheese

Palak Paneer (Puh-lease!)

Oh yeah, The Cheese is back!  What better recipe to return with than one with creamy lil blocks of the hearty, versatile cheese known as paneer?  For those who have yet to discover this tasty treat, paneer doesn’t melt, isn’t … Continue reading

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Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Pineapple, Fontina & Chives

As simple and insanely delicious as this recipe is, it has been a long time coming. It took Mr. Cheese and I a while to perfect the cooking of the pork tenderloin. I have never been a fan. For me, … Continue reading

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Pinwheel Steaks

In keeping with the “lose the muffin top!” theme, Mr. Cheese and I are really struggling to come up with some yummy high-protein dinners that are not over loaded with calories or carbs.  We are not necessarily cutting out carbs altogether, … Continue reading

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Ricotta Calzones

Last week, Mr. Cheese had a hankering for a good old fashioned calzone.  In keeping with my love affair with Cook’s Illustrated, we dug out the Italian Favorites issue and promptly went to work.  While I do love the theory behind … Continue reading

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A Mouthful of Lumpy Goodness or Ricotta Gnocchi w/Creamy Tomato Sauce

I recently fell in love with Cook’s Illustrated magazine.  In fact, I have already alerted Mr. Cheese that a year’s subscription would be at the top of my Christmas wish list.  Fortunate enough to purchase my first ever issue a couple of weeks ago, … Continue reading

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I’m Strong to the Finish Cuz I Eats my Spinach (Pie!)

That’s right!  Despite the odds and Bluto’s obvious height advantage over Popeye, Bluto always got his ass kicked because Popeye ate his spinach like the good cartoon guy he was.  Spinach is excellent for our bodies, with over 21 vitamins and a healthy dose of iron.  … Continue reading

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