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Pear and Blue Cheese Flatbread

By |2017-09-29T10:04:12-05:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Maytag is a blue cheese produced by Maytag Dairy Farms from the milk of prize-winning herd of Holstein cattle. In 1938, Iowa State University developed a new process for making blue cheese from homogenized cow's milk instead of the traditional sheep's milk.  The farm located outside Newton, Iowa has been making this handcrafted cheese since [...]

Cheese Fest! A Week Long Celebration of Cheese!

By |2017-10-13T14:55:18-05:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Join us Monday, October 16 through Saturday, October 21, 2017 for Cheese Fest - a week long celebration of cheese! Each day we will have different cheese samples with pairings in our Cheese Department. Save 10% on the featured cheeses everyday and save 10% on ALL CHEESES on Saturday, October 21.  Samples and Demos: [...]

Ham and Snowfields Stromboli

By |2017-09-22T10:50:00-05:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , |

Sometimes the ingredients in a recipe take the finished product to a new level.  Typically a Stromboli uses mozzarella cheese. Substituting Saxon Creamery's distinct Snowfields cheese makes a flavorful, memorable appetizer or light lunch. Saxon Homestead Farm focuses on growing lush grass pastures for their cows to graze. A variety of grasses and legumes in [...]

Summer Vegetable Quiche

By |2017-08-15T15:17:28-05:00August 15th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , |

Recipe provided by StrongerTogether.Coop This tasty basic quiche recipe can be easily adapted with your choice of in-season and local ingredients. Prebaking a pie crust helps ensure a flaky result. It is really a matter of preference whether or not you prebake the crust, however, if you do, use pie weights or dried kidney beans [...]

Asparagus Pizza

By |2017-05-31T13:01:04-05:00May 31st, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , |

Becky Ringsby of Savor Specialty Chef Services recently led a Wheatsfield Cooperative cooking class on one of everyone’s favorite signs of spring – Asparagus! Since she want to keep this veggie on the dinner table for as many nights as she can, Becky has devised a repertoire of recipes which highlight the crisp, bright green [...]

Irish Cheeses for St. Patrick’s Day

By |2017-03-14T20:10:43-05:00March 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

High quality pastures are key to high milk production in grazing dairy herds. Ireland’s picturesque pastures with luscious grasses are hosts to many high producing dairy herds. The island’s mild climate and moisture rich southwestern winds produce long seasons of emerald grassy pasture.  The lush grass helps produce a milk rich in beta carotene which [...]

Wine, Cheese, Chocolate Sale

By |2017-02-01T00:00:57-05:00January 31st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Saturday, February, 11 Join us for the Best Sale of the Year- the Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Sale!  7am-9pm: Save 10% on Wine, Cheese & Chocolate, non-members save 5% save off regular prices 10am-4pm: Samples and wine tasting 2pm: Be our valentine, decorate a heart cookie, for free! While supplies last, one per person

Savory Herb Cheese Bites

By |2017-01-25T22:13:20-05:00January 25th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , |

Makes 15 Cheese bites flavored with Gruyere, rosemary, parsley and walnuts make for an easy crowd favorite. Ingredients 4 oz cream cheese, softened 1 tsp minced garlic Pinch of salt 4 oz Gruyere cheese, shredded 2 tsp minced fresh sage 1 tsp minced fresh rosemary 1/4 c finely-chopped walnuts 1 Tbsp minced parsley Preparation In [...]

Parmesan Herb Crusted Potatoes

By |2017-01-25T22:05:51-05:00January 25th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , |

Ingredients 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp minced fresh rosemary 1 tsp dried thyme 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp lemon zest 1/2 tspsalt 1/2 tsp cracked black pepper 2 lbs fingerling potatoes or Yukon potatoes, cut into wedges 1/4 c finely-shredded Parmesan cheese Preparation Preheat oven to 425°F. In a large bowl, combine the [...]

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