RECIPES

Fresh Pear and Blue Cheese Butter

Wisconsin Cheese Fresh Pear and Blue Cheese Butter Recipe
Active Time
10 minutes
Servings
Makes
1 3/4 Cups

Ingredients

Cheese

Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Blue can be used in this recipe.

Instructions

  1. Beat the butter, blue cheese, pear and sage in a medium bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Shape blue cheese mixture into an 8-inch long, round roll; tightly wrap with plastic wrap. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Serve butter with steaks.

Recipe Tip

  • Stir this cheesy butter into fluffed rice or cooked tortellini; stuff it into baked sweet potatoes with crisp bacon pieces; or toss it with cubes of roasted butternut squash. Yum!

Cheesemonger Tip

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Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Tangy, yet mellow. Award-winning Roth Original Buttermilk Blue® cheese is cellar-aged for the creamiest taste and texture. The cheese stands up to the savory flavor of a perfectly grilled steak, and it is delicious blended with sweet, fresh pear.

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