From a cheesemonger's perspective, all of this talk of dinner can't really take place without a glance at some cheese-centric dinner options.
Here, a roundup of some of the more interesting dinner recipes for appetizers, sides, and mains that showcase cheese as a central ingredient. And we promise, these meals are more than just mac n' cheese... that is, unless it's a recipe for a mac n' cheese with lobster.The merits of cheese go way beyond snacking, as these recipes so convincingly illustrate.
Sides, Condiments, and Appetizers
Recipes from The Kitchn's Archives
Related: A Complete Meal: The Simple Pleasures of Wine and Cheese
Nora Singley is an avid lover of cheese, and for some time she was a Cheesemonger and the Director of Education at Murray's Cheese Shop in New York City, where she continues to teach cheese classes for the public. She is currently an assistant chef on The Martha Stewart Show.
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