WATERLOO, Wis., November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The holiday season is just around the corner and if you want to impress your guests, consider making delicious appetizers, side dishes and desserts with rich, creamy Mascarpone cheese.
According to Debbie Crave, Vice President of Crave Brothers’ Farmstead Cheese, “Many people don’t realize that Mascarpone cheese is the ‘secret’ ingredient in so many delicious dishes like tiramisu and traditional lasagna. But there are many other ways to use it that are sure to impress your guests during the 12 days of holiday celebrations and beyond.
The origins of Mascarpone date back to the end of the 16th or the beginning of the 17th century in Lombardy, Italyand the Crave Brothers Farmstead family is proud to carry on this wonderful tradition with their award-winning Mascarpone cheese products.
The Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese website has many original Mascarpone recipes, including:
- Holiday Butter Platter with Crave Brothers Mascarpone and Chocolate Mascarpone
- Chocolate and mascarpone truffles
- Mushroom soup with mascarpone
- Caprese Inspired Shrimp Gnocchi
- Cafe Mocha Bread Pudding Cheesecake with Spicy Mocha Sauce and Mixed Berries
Crave Brothers Sweet Chocolate Mascarpone won the Grand Champion at this 2021 World Dairy Expo. They were also named Grand Master Cheesemaker at the 2022 Wisconsin State Fair. Their mascarpone sells for $3.50 per 8 oz. container. Other mascarpone-related gift ideas include the Crave Brothers Chocolate Mascarpone Pie Kit and a gift box of Mascarpone Caramel Sauce with Candied Pecans, both pennies. $20 and available for purchase on the Crave website at www.cravecheese.com
About the Crave Brothers
The Crave family farms 2,500 acres of productive land in South Central Wisconsin, growing soybeans, corn and alfalfa to use as nutritious feed for their Holstein cows. From the biodigester to the recovery and recycling of water, sustainability is a priority at the farm and the cheese factory. Crave Brothers Farm LLC and Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese LLC use 100% green energy and are carbon negative businesses. Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese produces fresh mozzarella, mascarpone, part-skim mozzarella, Oaxacafarmer’s string cheese and fresh cheddar cheese curds.
SOURCE Crave Brothers Farmhouse Cheese