Burrata and Mushrooms

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Floridia Burrata is a natural cheese made from fresh pasteurized cow’s milk. The important thing to remember about this cheese is that while it’s made from mozzarella, burrata is not mozzarella cheese. Floridia Burrata is its own, very special type of cheese. Rich and buttery in flavour without being too indulgent, Floridia Burrata has an outer shell made from mozzarella that’s formed into a pouch and then filled with soft, stringy curd and fresh cream. The finished Burrata is then tied to form a little topknot pouch and packed with brine in a container. The real magic happens when Floridia Burrata is sliced open and the creamy insides spill out. Floridia Burrata is best served fresh at room temperature, goes well with salad, crusty bread, prosciutto, fresh tomatoes with olive oil and cracked pepper or in pasta. Best eaten within 24 hours.

 

Flavour
Rich, buttery
Colour
White
Body
Soft
Shop product
Ingredients
  • ½ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • ¼ cup lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 200g Swiss Brown mushrooms, cut into 1-2mm thick slices
  • ¼ cup chopped parsley
  • 50g shaved FLORIDIA CHEESE Parmesan
  • 150g tub FLORIDIA CHEESE Burrata, drained
  • Crispbreads, for serving
Method
  1. Whisk together oil, lemon juice and seasonings. Add the mushrooms and parsley and set aside for 10 minutes to lightly marinate.
  2. Stir most of the Parmesan through the mushroom mixture. Break and tear the Burrata onto a serving plate. Spoon over the mushroom mixture and top with remaining Parmesan. Serve with crispbreads.

Note: This is a simple and delicious share plate that is an elegant entrée but could also be served with drinks. Serves 4 as an entrée.

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Floridia Cheese Pty Ltd
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Thomastown 3074 
Victoria, Australia

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