Quinoa and Organic Cheddar Patties
Tasty patties that work wonderfully as a burger alternative, wrapped in crisp lettuce.
The Ultimate Cheeseburger
Picture a toasted bun smothered in mayonnaise with caramelised onions and a chargrilled patty topped with slices of Mainland Tasty Cheese and crowned with pickles.
Cottage pie with cheesy pumpkin mash
Who doesn’t love a cottage pie in the midst of winter? Sweet pumpkin makes a colourful change from a potato topping.
French Onion Soup
Slow cooked onion soup with beef stock is a winter favourite and so good with sweet flavoured havarti.
Loaded Kumara with Tasty Light
A perfect, no fuss main that is a hit for the whole family. We love this served with guacamole and a green salad.
Brilliant for a casual evening with friends, make the mix ahead then you just have to assemble and cook when required.
That’s why it always pays to have some Special Reserve on standby so you can be prepared for good times, any time.
Cheese and Onion Griddle Scones
These are brilliant if you don’t have an oven, but be sure to use a heavy based such as cast iron so you get a lovely crisp outer to the scone.
Ham and Havarti Mini Quiches
Try these delicious ham & Havarti cheese mini quiches, made with wholemeal bread and a smear of our Gold award winning Buttersoft Salt Reduced.
Easy Gnocchi with Chorizo Spinach and peas
This speedy gnocchi makes for tasty weeknight meal with smoky chorizo and nutty gruyere. Even better its a one pan and one pot wonder.
Roasted Feta Tomato Tart
As far as tarts go, this one is right up there in taste, flavour and looks.
Mornings are made for pancakes and these buckwheat beauties are wholesome and delicious.
Parmigiana is essentially a trio of delicate eggplant, luscious tomato sauce and delicious cheese.
Nothing beats a fresh homemade crumpet, especially when you top it with Mainland Buttersoft. This is a great recipe that will feed the family for a Sunday morning breakfast or afternoon tea.
One Pan Chicken Parmesan
This is a fabulously delicious and quick midweek meal for four, crowned with Mainland Mozzarella and Parmesan.
Cheesy Potato Bake
Layers of thinly sliced potatoes combine with three of our gorgeous creations from the Grated range – Tasty, Parmesan and Colby – to make a hearty side.
Vintage Cheddar Cheese Scones
The aroma of freshly baked cheese scones is one of life’s joys, it's the smell of home comforts.
These sweet little gingerbread people are the perfect gifting snack for Christmas.
Tasty Light roasted vegetable tart
Packed with vegetables and Mainland Tasty Light Cheese, this colourful tart makes for a flavoursome lunch or dinner
Tasty Light Slaw with Sweet Spiced Dressing
Crunchy vegetables and tangy Tasty Light cheese are a perfect complement to a sweet and spicy dressing.
Burnt Butter Anzac Biscuits
We’ve turned up the flavour on the traditional ANZAC biscuit by incorporating burnt butter.
Tomato Salad & Whipped Creamy Feta
Whipped Mainland Feta adds an extra dimension to any summer salad.
Perfect to mix it up at any BBQ, these Haloumi Sliders are a quick and easy entertaining option.
Asparagus, Beetroot & Creamy Feta Salad
This salad is a pinch to make. Fresh asparagus brings that extra bit of flavour to the perfect summer salad.
Kara's Bacon & Tomato Macaroni & Cheese
Kara's Mac & Cheese was crowned the best in the country, let's celebrate this cheesy goodness.
Robyn's Italian Lasagne
Robyn's Italian Lasagne crowned the best Lasagne in the country. Enjoy this homely Italian specialty.
Cranberry & Orange Mini Loaves
These citrusy Cranberry and Orange Mini Loaves are delicious and a great gift idea.
Crispy Cheese & Kumara Oven Chips
Add more flavour and crunch to your kumara chips with a good sprinkling of grated Tasty cheese.
Walnut Mushroom and Gruyere Burger
The combination of mushrooms and walnuts makes for a hearty meat free burger patty that matches perfectly with the nutty flavour of Gruyere cheese.
Avocado & Feta Toast
Brunch, you say? Bring the café to your kitchen by adding some of our creamy Mainland feta and dukkha to fresh avo on sourdough toast.
Haloumi Stuffed Little Peppers
Mini capsicums or peppers make great vessels for holding fillings to grill on the barbecue, and haloumi is a firm favourite.
Cheese & Chilli Barbecue Sweetcorn
Based on a Mexican favourite, the smoky flavours of barbecue come to life with a bit of spice and lots of Mainland Parmesan Cheese.
Barbecued Haloumi & Asparagus with Sesame Dressing
An easy to make, meat free bbq recipe that's ready in minutes
Huevos Rancheros recipe
A simple twist on a traditional Mexican favourite is an easy-to-prepare family brunch recipe.
Beef and Mushroom Lasagne
A wholesome take on a classic family favourite featuring Mainland's delicious grated Mozzarella.
Fried Camembert with Paprika and Parsley
Take your next dinner party or family night to new levels with this easy Fried Camembert recipe.
Chicken & Vintage™ Cheddar Tortilla Pizza
Curb those junk food cravings with this healthy pizza recipe using light tortillas as the pizza base.
Loaded Pesto, Bacon & Havarti Sweet Potatoes
Packed full of flavour and stacked with nutritious fillings, this loaded sweet potato recipe by Rhiannon Baldock is always a crowd pleaser.
Southland Cheese Rolls
Nothing says comfort food like the combination of fresh white bread and warm, cheesy sauce made with our Mainland Tasty Cheese
Swiss cheese, Ham and Spinach Waffles
These big-on-flavour savoury waffles are a glorious way to start the day.
Rich Beef Stew with Creamy Blue Cheese Dumplings
Our Mainland Creamy Blue in these buttery dumplings takes this simple hearty beef stew to a whole new level.
Creamy Blue Cheese Tart
Our Mainland Creamy Blue matched with the sweet caramelised onions and nutty walnuts in the pastry of this flavoursome tart is a crowd pleaser.
White bean, feta & rosemary mash
Add a touch of panache to your plate, try this flavour-infused white bean and feta mash.
Haloumi chips with dukkah
This Haloumi cheese snack is served chip-cut so it’s extra appealing to the eye and the taste-buds.
Haloumi & caper stuffed pork tenderloin
A juicy pork tenderloin enhanced with the strong flavour of capers and the soft creaminess of Mainland Haloumi.
Cranberry & apple chutney
The sweet fruity tartiness of this cranberry and apple chutney on your cheeseboard will never go amiss.
Chilled tomato soup with camembert crostini
This chilled soup mixed with crunchy crostini and smooth Mainland camembert is a harmony of taste.
Caramelised onion & feta tarts
These cute little tarts may be small but they're definitely big on taste.
Broadbean and Feta Dip
High protein broadbeans mixed with Mainland Creamy Feta and mint leaves – in a guilt free dip!
Potato, cayenne, epicure, tortilla bites
A tasty mouthful of crunchy potato goodness, bursting with spicy flavours.
Lynne's Cheese Puffs
Perfect as a Sunday snack, serve these cheese puffs hot with a dollop of butter and your favourite tea.
Pork served with baked Brie & apples
Succulent pork roast that is served with baked Brie and apples. Our twist on a classic roast.
A delicious lasagne recipe that’s quick to prepare using Mainland Mozzarella Grated Cheese
Cheese soufflé omelette
Made with our Edam Cheese, this fluffy omelette is perfect for a weekend brunch.
Three cheese risotto
The perfect winter warmer, the classic risotto becomes even more delicious with this combination of three cheeses.
Potato rosti florentine
A potato rosti stack for when a more substantial breakfast or lunch is needed.
Always a favourite - with layers of eggplant, prosciutto and Mainland Mozzarella Cheese.
Warm crumbed Camembert with spicy beetroot
Surprising and playful flavours come together in this delicious camembert recipe.
Parmesan crumbed chicken strips with potato wedges
Tender chicken is crumbed with a delicious panko and Parmesan mixture.
Parmesan & pancetta rigatoni with basil
Quick to make with beautiful Italian flavours. Here in this simple pasta dish.
Haloumi, olive & roast capsicum pizza
This homemade pizza delivers amazing results for very little effort.
Creamy Blue roasted pears with pistachios
An impressive dessert that combines the classic pairing of Blue Cheese and pears.
Caramelised leek & potato cheese soup
A hearty, full flavoured soup that will warm you up from the inside out.
The starting point for any cheeseboard must be our Mainland Special Reserve cheeses
BBQ'd Corn with miso, coriander and chilli butter
The combination of Mainland Unsalted Butter, miso, chilli and coriander makes a tasty little addition to the summery sweet flavour of corn.
Feta and charred corn salad
When it’s in season, fresh sweet corn is stunning. And in this salad, with a Mainland Feta, a little diced avocado, coriander, red onion and chilli, it’s absolutely on point.
Rosie's "In a Pickle" Classic Cheese Toastie
Take some pickled onions and Mainland Camembert, and you can't go past this kiwi classic.
Rosies White Chocolate Orange Hot Cross Buns
t’s no secret that we recommend spreading some Mainland Buttersoft on these beauties.
The Ultimate Anzac Biscuit
Teaming up with our friends at We Are What We Eat, our traditional Anzac biscuit is the perfect balance of chew and crunch.
Broccoli, Bacon & Cauliflower Cheese with herb crumb
An incredibly versatile accompaniment dish to be served along-side your autumn meal.