Nan's Fancy Artichoke-Jalapeno Spread with Fresh CheesePosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
This classic recipe from founder Sue Conley uses both Fromage Blanc and Crème Fraiche with the bold flavors of marinated artichokes and fresh jalapeno peppers. Nan’s Fancy Artichoke-Jalapeno Spread, named for Sue's longtime partner and moonlighting cheesemonger, Nan, is just right for fall pastimes of football watching or packed with a lunch for a hike in the forest.
Mt Tam or Camembert Layered With Truffles or Wild MushroomsPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
It's wild mushroom season in California (and truffle season abroad), and the perfect time of year for this decadent combination of creamy cheese layered with your favorite fungi. Our organic triple cream Mt Tam bring is just the right size for the job, with big buttery flavors to complement earthy aromas.
Cowgirls' Classic Mac & Cheese with Wagon Wheel & BaconPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
The Cowgirls' version of the Classic Mac & Cheese features Wagon Wheel-shaped pasta (rotelle), crispy bacon, heirloom tomatoes, and our golden, meltable Wagon Wheel.
Mary Loh's Cheese WafersPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Mary Loh, Sue's mom, got this recipe from her mother, who was born in Macon, Georgia. In the Conley household, the holidays aren't complete without a few dozen batches of these, baked, packed in tins, and given to neighbors and cousins. Use excellent quality Sharp Cheddar or our organic Wagon Wheel.
Cheryl's Grilled Cheese with Caramelized Onions and PearsPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Cheryl's famous grilled cheese features delightful fall flavors: warm caramelized onions and Asian pears combined with our favorite melting cheeses, like organic Wagon Wheel, Gruyère, and Cheddar.
Three-Cheese Lasagna with Mushrooms and SpinachPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
Our three-cheese lasagna layered with mushrooms and spinach feels like an edible squeeze. Our rule: assemble a lasagna like you would a pizza—with a light hand. Forget about over-stuffed layers and an overflowing casserole dish. You want to scatter just enough cheese and vegetables to flavor, but not overwhelm.
Sidekick Tomato SoupPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
This soup is called Sidekick because it is the best sidekick to a grilled cheese sandwich. On the menu at our lunch counter in the San Francisco Ferry Building, also called Sidekick, it has many loyal fans.
Cottage Cheese Pancakes from Bette's Oceanview DinerPosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
This recipe makes the lightest pancakes you’ve ever tasted. As Sue Conley writes: "I tossed many a pancake during my eleven happy years as a breakfast cook at Bette’s Oceanview Diner in Berkeley, CA. This...
Cowgirl Creamery Mac and CheesePosted by Cowgirl Creamery on
This version of mac and cheese is creamy and simple, so the flavor of your the cheese you use comes through. Choose a good sharp cheddar as a base; you can use all cheddar or a combination of half cheddar and half ends and bits of other cheeses. Some folks add parsley or other herbs before baking, as seen in this photo. Peggy and I like to make it without herbs. - Sue Conley & Peggy Smith (Co-Founders)