Today we continue our profiles of cheeses with a look at a Danish treat: Havarti cheese. What is Havarti Cheese? Havarti Cheese or Cream Havarti (Fløde Havarti in Danish) is a semi-soft Danish cow’s milk cheese. It is rindless, with a smooth surface and a cream or yellow color depending on the type. It has … Read more
When we think about Danish cheeses, we often think about Danish Blue, Esrom, Danbo… but, by far the most popular cheese that is exported from Denmark is Havarti. Havarti is a semi-soft cheese, which has a creamy buttery flavor. It goes great on the cheese board with figs and sliced bread, or melted atop a … Read more
How to make grilled cheese: 1. Heat 1 tablespoon salted butter in a cast-iron or nonstick skillet over medium-low heat. 2. Press the sandwich slightly and place it in the skillet. Cook until golden on the bottom, 3 to 5 minutes. 3. Flip, adding more butter to the pan if needed, and cook until the … Read more
Bite onto a cube of Havarti cheese and you will be surprised at the distinctive flavor that packs a subtle punch. You can find this variety of cheese as plain blocks and flavored with cumin, caraway, dill and other spices.