Featured Recipe: Triple Crème Cheese, Pear& Pumpkin Grilled Cheese Sandwich

What’s more comforting than a good grilled cheese? A GREAT grilled cheese full of fall flavors and a variety of textures that will make your mouth scream of joy. And that’s exactly what this Triple Cream Pear & Pumpkin Grilled Cheese Sandwich is – piled on chewy ciabatta bread, layered with crispy bacon, cool pear slices, luscious Triple Crème Cheese, and a good slathering of homemade pumpkin sage cream cheese, it’s the sandwich that will win over all the other sandwiches. The perfect lunch when served with a side salad or a quick on-the-go snack, you’ll never want to make another grilled cheese sandwich other than this one. The Hickory Farms Reserve Triple Crème Cheese, with its buttery richness, lends amazing flavors because it’s created by a unique blend of fresh cow’s milk and decadent triple cream. It melts beautifully in this sandwich, adds luscious cheesy goodness to it, and is even delicious on its own! Triple Crème Pear & Pumpkin Grilled Cheese Sandwich 1 loaf of ciabatta bread 1/4 cup cream cheese 2 tablespoons pumpkin puree 1 tablespoon fresh sage, minced 1 teaspoon hot sauce Salt & pepper, to taste 6 strips of bacon, cooked until crispy 1 wedge …

Holiday Entertaining Tips from Hickory Farms

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The holiday season always brings so much joy and excitement. With the excitement and anticipation that go hand in hand with the holidays, there also comes a great deal of planning. Here at Hickory Farms, we want to help lighten the load by providing quick and easy tips to help the holidays go smoothly. Tip #1- Keep Chocolate on Hand Don’t be caught empty handed! We’ve all been in those situations where we have an unexpected guest arrive to a holiday event. By keeping an extra box of the Hickory Farms Signature Chocolate Collection readily available at your home, you’ll never have to worry about being unprepared this season. Tip #2- Have a Signature Drink Add a personal touch to your holiday parties by having a signature drink. We love taking the fresh fruit found in the Orchard’s Bounty Gift Basket, and adding it to a Cabernet Sauvignon to create the ultimate festive party beverage. A signature drink can require way less, and can be as easy as adding a candy cane to the rim of a White Russian! Tip #3-Set the Holiday Tone with Music Decorating for the holiday season is a tradition so many families possess. Why not make decorating even more …

Hickory Farms Offers Excellent Cyber Monday Shopping

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After the stress of cooking over Thanksgiving, send your favorite chef a carefully crafted gift basket filled to the brim with delicious snacks to accompany any Thanksgiving leftovers. By ordering a Cyber Monday gift basket through Hickory Farms, you’ll let your favorite cook know how special you truly think they are. Take advantage of Hickory Farms’ Cyber Monday specials and deals this holiday season by sending someone special a gift basket filled with savory bites and sweet treats perfect for every household. Have your thoughtful gift stand out from the rest with unique assortments of delectable morsels in every sausage and cheese gift basket or fruit and nuts gift basket.    On December 1, start the Christmas cheer a little earlier with one of the best Cyber Monday sales and order the sweetest person you know some delicious treats. These delectable bites are guaranteed to make them smile this holiday season.   Embrace the holiday season and share some Christmas cheer a little early with a gift basket tailored to make this season a bit brighter. By ordering a gift basket during Cyber Monday sales you’ll be starting off the happiest time of the year little earlier. To make it easier, …