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Roasted Red Pepper & Herb Pinwheels

Making a recipe that appeals to all generations is often a challenge. I think I might have the only two-year-old who doesn’t love pizza, but I may have found a compromise! This recipe for roasted red pepper & herb pinwheels was a hit with him, and he affectionately called them “pizza cookies.” Last year, a […]

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Marinated Mozzarella

There are some appetizers I almost always serve if I’m hosting a winter party. Spinach-Artichoke Dip. Bacon-Wrapped Dates. A nice cheddar with some fancy crackers. Sometimes I make a spiced nut mix. But I love to try new recipes to add to the mix, and I’ve recently found one that gives mozzarella a distinctly wintery […]

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Whoa, Nelly! This Corn Dip is Amazing.

Imagine a summer supper in southeast Pennsylvania. The smell of fresh-cut hay wafts up to the screened-in porch. Light begins to fade into a hazy orange. Fireflies pulse. What’s a night like this like without corn on the cob? Would the meal be the same without this fresh Pennsylvania delicacy… so sweet, buttery and crisp? What […]

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Cheddar, Apple & Pepper Jelly Toasts As An Easy Appetizer

I’ll make a really easy blog recipe this month, I told myself. A quick appetizer you can throw together in about five minutes. So that’s what we have this month. These cheddar, apple and pepper jelly toasts really are so easy you might as well add them to your list of appetizers to have at […]

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Smoked Colby with Sugar Plum Chutney

It’s been a strange, difficult harvest for local farmers this year. A sudden April freeze punctuated an otherwise mild winter and knocked out many local cherries and apricots. But plums survived. And after pairing this Sugar Plum Chutney with Conebella’s Smoked Colby, I sure am glad. It had been a while since I’d tasted Conebella Farm Smoked […]

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Bacon Cheese Ball

  This recipe is so elegant you won’t believe how simple it is! Just three ingredients and a few minutes prep! Start it the night before and it’ll be all set for your party the next day. Save Print Bacon Cheese Ball Author: Conebella Farm Recipe type: Appetizer   Ingredients 8 ounces Conebella Farm Bacon Cheddar, Bacon Jalapeno […]

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Create an Enticing Holiday Cheese Board

What is it that really satisfies us after feasting on a good meal or devouring elegant party food? In An Everlasting Meal, chef and food writer Tamar Adler writes that scientists have found that it’s not just the starches and proteins doing their work of nourishing us. “We feel sated when our senses have been […]

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Loaded Bacon Cheddar Dip Will Draw a Crowd

Did you know there’s an entire festival devoted to bacon? We all knew that bacon was worthy of such devotion, especially when paired with rich, creamy cheddar cheese, but this week I just found out that Easton, PA is the home of the PA Bacon Festival. But, wait, there’s more good news. Conebella Farm Cheese […]

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Simplifying Meal Plans & Parties: Cooking with Cheese Spreads

Vacations… sporting events… camping trips… horse shows… barbeques… birthday parties… play dates… Summer is full of fun events.  Fun and relaxing as the events themselves can be, they often make for busy schedules and rushed meal times.  Summer, then, is a time for simple meals. When you’re searching for a simple meal or a quick, […]