Category Archives: Goat Cheese

Goat Cheese With Honey-Pepper & Fig Balsamic Drizzle


Since moving to North Carolina I’ve found more time to visit my local farmer’s markets.  One of my favorite booths belongs to the “Goat Lady Dairy“.  I first discovered them when visiting the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market back in the … Continue reading

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Figs Stuffed With Goat Cheese and Fennel Pollen


Having an abundance of honey in The Orange Bee kitchen I’m looking for ways to add it to more recipes.  I don’t know that I’d call this a recipe as it’s just a little something I threw together.  I was … Continue reading

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A Look Back


Finding myself a bit overloaded this week has led me to take a look back and see what I was doing this time last year.  Do you ever have those weeks where there’s not a thing wrong except your calendar … Continue reading

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Central Market – Here I Come


In just a few days I will be conducting my very first Central Market Cooking School class. I am ready to do this!  Here is the link – http://www.centralmarket.com/Stores/Fort-Worth.aspx.  If you’re close by and would like to sign up click on … Continue reading

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Rosemary Goat Cheese Spread


Until recently, I’ve been appetizer challenged.  You would never catch me volunteering to bring the appetizer to a dinner party or casual get together.  If you’ve followed my blog for a while you’ve no doubt noticed a small handful of … Continue reading

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Peach-Hatch Salsa


If you can’t beat the heat- may as well join it!  That’s just what we did last weekend when we brought home bags full of fresh hatch chiles from Central Market.  We sampled so many food items with hatch chiles … Continue reading

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Figs on Friday


Every time I opened my refrigerator in the last couple of days, the bowl of remaining figs I’d purchased at the Sulphur Springs farmers market kept beckoning to me.  I didn’t want to allow them to go bad but hadn’t … Continue reading

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Feasting On Fresh Figs & A Sunset


Seventeen days of temperatures topping 100*.  Thank goodness for an air-conditioned home where we can find respite from the intolerable heat.  One of our favorite ways to spend the late afternoon or cocktail hour is lounging in our rockers on … Continue reading

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Tag – You’re It!


Happy Earth Day my friends!  Today is a warm, seriously windy, sunny with scattered clouds day here at The Orange Bee.  I only have a short time to blog today and I was so happy when my friend Lin Ann … Continue reading

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Smoked Almond & Peppercorn Goat Cheese Log


This is not your average, boring appetizer.  This my friends is savory, piquant, creamy, and crunchy all in one delicious bite.  The goat cheese provides creaminess, the peppercorns and smoked almonds the crunch and bite.  The parsley and chives bring … Continue reading

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