Cheese skewer appetizer with basil pesto

Cheese Skewer Appetizer with basil pesto

The delicious cottage cheese skewer appetizer with basil pesto is not only easy to make, but the flavors go deep for maximum appeal and pleasure.

When you are ready to host an elegant evening, you will appreciate the simple pleasures of the Cheese Skewer With Basil Pesto recipe.

There are several different types of cheese skewer available. And it all depends on what you are going to be making and how fancy you want to get.


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Making A Cheese Skewer Appetizer Set

Making A Cheese Skewer Appetizer Set

A cheese skewer is a food preparation device that holds different kinds of cheese in it so that it

can be sliced easily and evenly.

Recipe by Biraj Kumar
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Course: AppetizersCuisine: American, ItalianDifficulty: Easy


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  • 1.5 kg Cottage cheese block

  • 2 cup Basil pesto

  • 5 no Large tomato

  • 5 no Red and yellow capsicum

  • 5 no Large onion

  • 1 cup Grated cheddar cheese

  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice

  • 1 tbsp Chopped garlic

  • 3 tbsp Olive oil

  • Salt as required

  • Crushed pepper as required


  • Large dice the cottage cheese block. Keep in a large mixing bowl. As the same size cut all vegetables like onion, tomato, and bell pepper.
  • Put all the diced vegetables, and cheese in a large mixing bowl. Add homemade pesto sauce, olive oil, salt, lemon juice, garlic, salt, and crushed pepper. Mix well. Keep in a chiller for 10 minutes.
  • Remove from the chiller. and skewer it.

  • Preheat the griller. When a high temperature is reached, then grill the all cheese skewer all overside.
  • When the cheese skewer is cooked, remove it from the griller, and put it on an oven tray. Put the grated cheddar cheese, and bake the cheese skewer under the salamander for 2 to 3 minutes or until the cheese is melted.

  • Then takeout from the salamander, and transfer to a serving plate.
  • Garnish with a basil sprig. Served hot.

How to present your plating of Cheese Skewer appetizer

The cheese skewer appetizer recipe with basil pesto will enable you to cook with much more ease. And at the same time produce a delicious dish.

Making this type of dish using a cheese skewer recipe makes it a delightful experience. You can create many different varieties of dishes with this simple recipe.

The appetizer of Cheese skewer presentations is a great way to present your dish in a creative and aesthetically pleasing manner.

Cheese skewer appetizer with basil pesto

The most common presentation is using a flat-style platter stand or pedestal stand for displaying your cheese. 

If you have a variety of cheeses that need to be displayed on your plating table including a variety of flavors, then you may want to consider using a variety of dipping options. Like Melted cheese, roasted pepper salsa, tomato salsa, and sour cream.

Another presentation that can be used with a cheese skewer appetizer is a popcorn presentation. These items are very popular at children’s birthday parties and other events.

The presentation style will vary but the presentation is very easy to follow. And will usually consist of several cheese balls in a paper tube and topped with a buttered piece.

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Some retailers allow the chef to incorporate other presentation styles such as placing the cheese on a skewer. And skewing it to create a bouquet or a nice herb garnish.

Most of these presentation methods for cheese skewer appetizer are very easy to follow and they will create an attractive display for your guests.

Biraj Kumar

My food blog is all about cooking, food, and healthy living. You’ll find recipes for every meal of the day and tips for new recipes Ideas.

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