There are a surprising number of goat cheese cookie recipes that you've probably never heard about: chocolate chip cookies with goat cheese; Italian polenta cookies with rosemary; even simple sugar cookies.
Goat cheese makes for a naturally moist cookie, and one that balances salty and sweet. The cookies below just have six ingredients with dried cranberries and goat cheese that create a distinctive combination.
Joan of Arc goat cheese works well in this recipe. If you use one of the company's flavored goat cheeses such as cinnamon and cranberry or fig, you may not to add any dried fruit.
This post is sponsored by Joan of Arc. We thank the company for inspiring us to make fun new recipes.
3/4 cup sugar
8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter
1 (8-ounce) goat cheese, softened
2 cups all-purpose or whole wheat pastry flour
1/3 cup dried cranberries
To incorporate in the flour, blend in until just combined or mix in by hand.