The Ultimate Christmas Cheese Pairings

This Christmas, elevate your gatherings with Morgan McGlynn Carr's foolproof cheese pairings. 

Whether you're a cheese connoisseur or a novice, these combinations promise to dazzle your taste buds and add a touch of sophistication to your festive celebrations. Embrace the magic of Christmas with the perfect union of cheese and accompaniments. Let the holiday festivities commence with a symphony of flavors and the artistry of cheese pairings! 


🎄 The Magic of Christmas Cheese Pairings:

  1. Festive Atmosphere: Christmas is a time of joy, warmth, and togetherness. What better way to enhance the festive atmosphere than with a carefully curated cheese platter? The variety of flavors and textures evoke a sense of celebration, making every bite a memorable experience.
  2. Diverse Palate Pleasures: The holiday season brings an array of flavors, from sweet and spicy to savory and nutty. Christmas cheese pairings capitalize on this diversity, offering a spectrum of tastes that cater to every palate. Morgan's pairings are designed to dance on your taste buds, creating a symphony of flavors.
  3. Complementary Textures: A good cheese pairing isn't just about flavors; it's also about textures. Picture the contrast between a crumbly blue cheese and a velvety brie. The interplay of textures enhances the overall dining experience, making each bite a delightful journey for the senses.
  4. Versatility of Occasions: Whether it's a family gathering, a cozy night by the fireplace, or a grand Christmas party, cheese pairings fit seamlessly into various occasions. They're versatile and suitable for both intimate moments and grand celebrations, making them a staple during the holiday season.
  5. Celebrating Tradition: Christmas is a time steeped in tradition, and what better way to celebrate than by embracing the timeless art of cheese pairings? Morgan McGlynn Carr's expertise ensures that these combinations not only complement contemporary tastes but also pay homage to the classic pairings that have stood the test of time.


Guided by Morgan's Expertise In this culinary journey, Morgan McGlynn becomes your trusted guide. Drawing on years of expertise and knowledge, she unravels the mysteries of cheese pairings, offering fascinating insights into what truly makes cheese, well, cheesy. With a touch of professionalism and a dash of passion, Morgan empowers readers to approach cheese pairings with confidence, transforming them from novices to seasoned connoisseurs.

Curated Pairing Boards: A Visual Feast The heart of "The Complete Cheese Pairing Cookbook" lies in Morgan's carefully curated pairing boards. These visuals are not just a feast for the eyes but also serve as a practical guide for crafting your own exquisite combinations. Morgan effortlessly combines both classic and unusual pairings, featuring cheeses from around the world. The book becomes a passport to global flavours, encouraging exploration and experimentation.

Creamy Brie with tart Cranberry Jam.


The luscious texture of Brie forms a delicious  pairing with the tartness of cranberry jam, creating a delightful contrast in flavours and textures. The fruity sweetness of cranberries adds a festive touch, making it an ideal for those Christmas pairings.


Nutty Gouda with Warm Spiced Pecans.


The nuttiness and mellow flavour of Gouda pair seamlessly with the warm, spiced notes of pecans, creating a savoury and sweet amalgamation. This pairing captures the comforting and indulgent essence of the best season!


Bold Stilton with Rich Christmas Cake.


Stilton's robust flavour profile adds a distinctive dimension to this pairing, harmonizing with the sweet, spiced richness of Christmas Cake. My absolute go to on the Christmas cheese board.


Nutty Manchego with Sweet Quince Paste.


The nutty and slightly salty taste of Manchego pairs uniquely with the sweetness and floral notes of quince. Spanish intertwining savoury and fruity flavours.


Tangy Goat Cheese with Sweet Honey and Rosemary Crackers.


The creamy and tangy notes of goat cheese find a perfect match in the sweetness of honey and the herbal essence of rosemary crackers. This light yet festive option is reminiscent of winter gardens.


Sharp Cheddar with Crisp Apple Slices.


The sharpness of Cheddar pairs robustly with the crisp sweetness of apple slices, delivering a classic pairing. This pairing is all about nostalgia for me, it brings a traditional touch to the Christmas spread.


As Featured in  From Morgan McGlynn Carr's "The Complete Cheese Pairing Cookbook":

In her upcoming book, Morgan McGlynn Carr unveils a treasure trove of foolproof Christmas cheese pairings. These combinations are meticulously crafted to bring out the best in each cheese, creating an unforgettable culinary experience for you and your loved ones. Morgan's expertise as a best-selling author shines through as she guides you on a journey of flavors, offering tips and insights to make your holiday cheese pairing a resounding success.