Tag Archives: blue cheese

Royal Riviera Pear Salad

We received some scrumptious pears from Harry & David as a Christmas present from some special relatives. It was tempting to just dive in and eat the pears as snacks, but we had enough resolve to save two of those … Continue reading

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Figs with Walnuts and Saga Blue Cheese

This is a fancy appetizer. Maybe almost too fancy. We like it, but the ingredients are not easy to get and they are expensive. This recipe is from Elizabeth Karmel in her book Taming the Fire. The link here is … Continue reading

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Steakhouse Shepherd’s Pie

Tonight we made this cool-weather favorite. When we make this recipe, we leave out the blue cheese (although the type recommended, Maytag, from Maytag, Iowa is great!). We also use ground beef from the grocery store instead of grinding up … Continue reading

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