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Cheesesticks :: 4 Fascinating Things You Wouldn’t Expect Cheese To Do

Cheesesticks :: 4 Fascinating Things You Wouldn’t Expect Cheese To Do | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Cheese, where would the world be without it? Whether you love plastic-wrapped American cheese or prefer an artisan Stilton, everyone knows cheese makes life better. Even for most ardent turophile (a connoisseur of cheese -- yes, there is a word for that), the world of cheese is surprisingly diverse. Learn about four unexpected uses for cheese which you never even dreamt of before.
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Cheesesticks :: Jarlsberg Cheese: Everything You Need to Know

Cheesesticks :: Jarlsberg Cheese: Everything You Need to Know | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Jarlsberg has been described as a solid substitute for Swiss cheese, but this hole-y Norwegian cheese has a texture, flavor, and consistency that makes it stand out on its own as a solid snacking option, wonderful addition to hot dishes, and the perfect pair for many other food and drink marriages.
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Cheesesticks :: Red, Red Wine

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Red, red wine you make me feel so fine . . . It’s easy to pour a glass of red wine to enjoy with dinner. But, have you ever wondered about that beautiful crimson-colored liquid? Like all wines, it is made from grapes. However, there is so much more to know about this sanguine beverage.
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Cheesesticks :: Try Some of These Great Snacks at Your Next Pool Party

Cheesesticks :: Try Some of These Great Snacks at Your Next Pool Party | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial beginning of pool season. So, it’s time to start organizing your first pool party now. Of course you need to be sure that you have plenty of extra towels, rafts, and pool toys to keep your guests happy. But, you also need to consider food. If you are inviting your friends over for a pool party, try one of these fantastic snack recipes.
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Cheesesticks :: 7 Tasty Snacks That are Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day

Cheesesticks :: 7 Tasty Snacks That are Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it

The holidays are behind us, and the Super Bowl has passed, but that does not mean there isn’t a reason to treat yourself to some delicious food and tasty snacks. St. Patrick’s Day is coming, so it’s time to get in the spring holiday spirit. This year try making some of these snacks that celebrate Ireland’s patron saint.

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Cheesesticks :: Tips for Hosting a Wine Tasting Party

Cheesesticks :: Tips for Hosting a Wine Tasting Party | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Are you interested in hosting a wine tasting party but don’t know where to start? Here are some great tips to get you going down the right path to hosting the best wine tasting party ever.
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Cheesesticks :: Thanksgiving Cocktails with a Culinary Touch

Cheesesticks :: Thanksgiving Cocktails with a Culinary Touch | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Just before Thanksgiving last year, someone asked me to recommend a punch recipe that would take a long time to prepare. I did not understand at first, but the more I thought about it, I could see that Thanksgiving and the holidays in general are as much about preparing a meal as they are eating it. If something requires a little more labor, you can put that much more love into it.
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Cheesesticks :: The Ultimate Guide To Throwing A Dinner Party

Cheesesticks :: The Ultimate Guide To Throwing A Dinner Party | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
So, you’re ready to throw a dinner party…or are you?
It should be easy enough, right? You’ve got the space, you’ve got the company, and you love food. We hate to burst your party-bubble but you might find that throwing a proper dinner party involves a lot more than simply getting people together and serving them food. 
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Cheesesticks :: 5 Things Not to Forget When Taking a Road Trip with Kids

Cheesesticks :: 5 Things Not to Forget When Taking a Road Trip with Kids | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
If you are planning on taking a road trip this summer, you may have a variety of things planned to pack. Most of the items you pack will depend on the space in your car and your destination. If you are traveling with children, you may want to consider bringing more than just the basics. Of course you will need clothes and other necessities for when you arrive at your destination, but there are also things you may need during the road trip. Children are not patient or understanding when it comes to not having their demands met and nothing can ruin a family road trip faster than a big family fight. Don’t get caught without something you need. Here are five things you can’t forget when packing for a road trip with kids.
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Cheesesticks :: How to Spend More Time with your Family in the Kitchen

Cheesesticks :: How to Spend More Time with your Family in the Kitchen | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
The kitchen performs an important function in the home. It is the place where everyone goes to receive nourishment. However, a kitchen can go beyond that simple function. The kitchen can be the place to go to form stronger family bonds as well. There is a multitude of ways a kitchen can be turned into something other than a simple food factory. Read below to see how a family can spend quality time together in the kitchen.
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Cheesesticks :: You Can Have Your Cheese and Eat It Too!

Cheesesticks :: You Can Have Your Cheese and Eat It Too! | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
As you know you have to be careful what you eat. A lot of the packaged foods sold at the grocery stores aren’t very good for you. Often they’re loaded with preservatives and chemicals. When you buy a snack with artificial cheese flavoring, you’re literally putting your family’s health at risk. Keep reading to learn how artificial cheese flavoring can hurt your health and some very delicious (and healthy) alternatives.
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Cheesesticks :: Top 5 Tips for Pairing Cheese with Wine

Cheesesticks :: Top 5 Tips for Pairing Cheese with Wine | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Cheese and wine have been a notorious pair for hundreds of years. The art of the pairing has been perfected to ensure that both are complimentary and bring out the best taste qualities in one another.  The pairing of wine and cheese can be a challenge given the numerous options of each; take a look at the following tips to help you best pair two of your favorite delicacies.
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Cheesesticks :: Flaking Out on Breakfast? Try These Overnight Oats

Cheesesticks :: Flaking Out on Breakfast? Try These Overnight Oats | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Yes, yes, we know oatmeal is good for us. “It’s the right thing to do,” as Wilford Brimley used to growl on TV. They make a great cookie, but as a breakfast they leave something to be desired.
 
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Cheesesticks :: Apple Picking Party

Cheesesticks :: Apple Picking Party | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
You don't need to live on an orchard to appreciate all of the fall smells, fun and ambiance of a fall apple party. Even if you don't have apple trees, you can still have an apple party, though it won't be an apple picking party. The best bet, if you don't have your own trees, is to first pick up some apples from a local farmer or have your party at a “pick your own” orchard.
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Cheesesticks :: Five Gourmet Cheese Spreads You Can’t Pass Up This Summer

Cheesesticks :: Five Gourmet Cheese Spreads You Can’t Pass Up This Summer | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Whether you are entertaining two people or entertaining 20 people, a cheese ball is always a fan favorite. The days of the simple, ball-shaped cheese ball are gone. But, the following options are creative and perfect for your next summertime bash.
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Cheesesticks :: Great Summer Snack Ideas for the Beach

Cheesesticks :: Great Summer Snack Ideas for the Beach | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it

Beach season is here! When your plan is to spend the day at the beach, chances are that you are going to get hungry. But, not every snack goes well at the beach. Anything made with dairy will spoil quickly when it’s outside in the heat, and Sandwiches tend to get sandy and gritty. So, if you’re wondering which snacks to pack for your next trip to the beach, try one of these choices instead.

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Cheesesticks :: Fun Foods for Your Next Picnic

Cheesesticks :: Fun Foods for Your Next Picnic | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Spring has finally sprung, and the birds are singing. Before long, the warm weather will be in full force, and our thoughts will be turning toward the first opportunity to enjoy a warm afternoon at the park with a picnic basket. If you love the idea of lunching outside but don’t know what to make, try some of these dishes. They are all perfect choices for any picnic.
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Cheesesticks :: Sazerac – A New Orleans Classic

Cheesesticks :: Sazerac – A New Orleans Classic | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
New Orleans is famous for its lively drinking culture and has given rise to many memorable cocktails.  Its flagship, and the official libation of the Crescent City, is the Sazerac. At the turn of the twentieth century, it was one of the most popular cocktails in America.
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Cheesesticks :: 4 Quick and Easy Recipes for Dinner With Friends

Cheesesticks :: 4 Quick and Easy Recipes for Dinner With Friends | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
The thought of hosting a dinner party with friends seems like a good one at first. However, if you’re not super confident in the kitchen, and the thought of cooking for a group of people makes you nervous, you may feel the desire to revoke the invitations you already sent out. Don’t do it! Cooking for a group can be easy if you find the right recipe. Your friends won’t have any idea how easy it was with how good these four recipes will taste.
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Cheesesticks :: Carve Out Time to Make These Sweet Pumpkin Dishes

Cheesesticks :: Carve Out Time to Make These Sweet Pumpkin Dishes | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
What is fall without pumpkin? Pretty boring, that’s what. This familiar, round squash doesn’t appear too often during the other three seasons, but fall is a different story. Pumpkins are not only abundant but versatile, too. They can serve as a seasonal decoration just as easily as they can flavor our favorite foods. Pumpkin spice lattes are all the rage lately, but there are so many other ways to cook with pumpkin. Here are some fabulous sweet treats that highlight the season’s favorite gourd.
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Cheesesticks :: Drink This Not That: 5 Low-calorie Versions of Your Favorite Cocktails

Cheesesticks :: Drink This Not That: 5 Low-calorie Versions of Your Favorite Cocktails | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Nothing beats a cocktail or two after a hard day at work or a lazy summer Saturday. But, even one or two cocktails can really break the calorie bank. For those of us who are constantly counting calories (and who isn’t) having a few cocktails can be a real heartbreaker. Keep reading to see some low-calorie options of some favorite cocktails. These drinks are so tasty you will never miss the missing calories, plus, you will even have room for some John Wm. Macy Company’s snacks!
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Cheesesticks :: Fun Mocktails for Kids and Adults to Enjoy

Cheesesticks :: Fun Mocktails for Kids and Adults to Enjoy | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
You love cocktails, so what makes you think your kids wouldn’t love them too? Of course, kids can’t drink cocktails that contain alcohol, but they can enjoy some mocktails that are completely virgin but also delicious and fun to drink. These fun mocktails are sure to make your kids and adults happy this summer. The best part is they can easily be turned into alcoholic drinks by adding your favorite liquor.
 
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Cheesesticks :: 5 Creative Gourmet Cheese Spreads to Impress your Party Guests

Cheesesticks :: 5 Creative Gourmet Cheese Spreads to Impress your Party Guests | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
There's just something about cheese that is comforting and brings people together. For years serving a cheese ball or cheese log at a party simply meant a lump of cheese covered in nuts that was set out with crackers and a serving knife. Those days are long gone. Here are some cute and creative ways to serve cheese at your next party.
 
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Cheesesticks :: Yes, You Can have Cheese for Dinner!

Cheesesticks :: Yes, You Can have Cheese for Dinner! | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
Cheese should be considered one of the major food groups. Not only are there several health benefits to eating cheese, it comes in so many varieties, that there’s something to please everyone. Cheese is a quick and easy snack that’s good any time of day. It is also quite easy to incorporate into breakfast since it goes so well with eggs.
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Cheesesticks :: It's Mulling Time!

Cheesesticks :: It's Mulling Time! | Gourmet Snacks | Scoop.it
As you consider the complex logistics of serving cocktails to your arriving Thanksgiving guests, llet me suggest an easy alternative that everyone will love, can be made a few days ahead and simply calls for putting some ingredients in a pot and turning on the stove?
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