Fiesta Goat Cheese Log

August 24, 2012 by Newsroom Editor

Fiesta Goat Cheese Log

In medium bowl, combine orange, pepper Jack cheese, goat cheese, red bell pepper, jalapeno pepper and black pepper; mix well. Place cheese mixture on a sheet of plastic wrap and shape into a log; roll up in plastic wrap to seal and refrigerate overnight to blend flavors. Unwrap plastic wrap; roll log in pistachios. Serve with assorted crackers, pita chips or tortilla chips.

Ingredients

1 Florida orange, peeled and diced
1 cup shredded pepper Jack cheese
4 ounces goat cheese or cream cheese
¼ cup red bell pepper, finely chopped
½ jalapeno pepper, seeded, finely chopped
½ teaspoon ground black pepper
¼ cup chopped pistachios or sliced almonds
Assorted crackers