Simple Goat Cheese Terrine Recipe


Goat Cheese Terrine RecipeNeed a simple dish for last-minute entertaining? This creamy and delicious Goat Cheese Terrine is perfect for serving guests and super easy to put together. Make this recipe as a party appetizer or as a fun snack for date night. Four easy steps lands you an elegant and tasty dish you’ll make again and again.

serves: 4

prep time: 10 minutes

refrigeration time: 2 hours

total time: 2 hours and 10 minutes


  • 4 ounces plain goat cheese, crumbled
  • 1 heaping tablespoon store-bought pesto
  • 1 heaping tablespoon store-bought pureed sundried tomato spread


Step 1: Line a ramekin with plastic wrap, leaving at least 3-inches of overhang all around.

Goat Cheese Terrine Recipe - Step 1

Step 2: Scoop the pesto into the ramekin and level it. Add a layer of the sundried tomato spread on top of the pesto layer and level it again. Press the goat cheese into the ramekin, packing it firmly so it’s sits on top of the two layers. It is fine if some of the pesto and sundried tomato comes up the sides as it gets pressed together.

Goat Cheese Terrine - Step 2

Step 3: Cover the bottom of the goat cheese with the plastic wrap and refrigerate for last least 2 hours, or until you are ready to serve.

Step 4: To serve, invert the ramekin onto a plate and remove the plastic wrap. Serve with crackers and melba toasts.

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