Oven-roasted grapes and caramelized onion farmer cheese spread over crunchy bread is a recipe for a delicious Toast Tuesday. The slightly blistered and sweet grapes burst with flavor in every bite, allowing the floral notes of the red wine to balance out the tanginess of the farmer cheese spread. The bright flavors of this recipe will transport you to Napa Valley! Book a tasty getaway by visiting the recipe below!
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- Caramelized Onion and Farmer Cheese: Cut your onion in half and slice in into half rings. Over medium heat, melt down your butter and then add onions. Sauté for about 15 minutes until the onions become caramel in color, but not stiff or fried.
- With a hand mixer, beat onions, farmer cheese, and kefir until smooth.
- Roasted Grapes: Place your grapes on a baking sheet and sprinkle sugar over them. Pour a cup of red wine over the grapes and throw some pepper over them. Roast for 45 minutes.
- Toast your bread, and top with caramelized onion and farmer cheese, and roasted grapes. Garnish with rosemary leaves and honey.