To say that we’re big on sports here in the Heartland is a huge understatement. Folks practically live for their sports…baseball, basketball, and more than anything football. I don’t know about you, but we’ve begun to prepare for the season, digging out the big chip bowl and our favorite sweats…The only thing left to decide is what will you make or bring to the party?
Our sensational Wisconsin cheese spreads are the perfect snacks to accompany an exciting game featuring your favorite team! Our Creamy Country® spreads are available in 12 flavors including Cheddar, Green Onion & Bacon, Jalapeno, Roasted Garlic and more–there’s a flavor for everyone! Plus, we have some great and oh-so-easy cheese spread recipes for you.
Whether you decide to serve your spreads as is with crackers, or make one of the fantastic recipes below, one of the best complements for our spreads is our Smoked Snack Sticks. In Beef, Barbeque, Honey Ham, Hot ‘n Spicy, and Pepperoni, they’re the hearty, savory snack you’ve been looking for, and they’re made in the finest century-old smokehouse tradition.
Zesty Chicken Cheese Pasta
- Figi’s Creamy Country® Nacho Jalapeno Cheese Spread
- Pasta cooked according to package directions
- Precooked Chicken
- Sauteed Onion
Heat cheese spread in microwave, stirring in 10-second intervals, until warmed through.
Pour over pasta, chicken, and onions and serve.
Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms
- 24 Medium Mushroom Caps
- 8 oz. Figi’s Creamy Country® Roasted Garlic Cheese Spread
- 3 Tbsp. Bread Crumbs
Preheat oven to 375°. Place mushroom caps hollow side up on a buttered baking sheet. Fill each cap with 2 tsp. garlic spread and sprinkle with bread crumbs. Bake 10-12 minutes. Serve hot. Makes 24 appetizers.
Whatever you do, don’t forget the Beef Sticks! And enjoy the game–Go Pack! 😉