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Layered Goat Cheese Torta

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  Garlic head 1 Clove (5 gm)
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Kosher salt To Taste
  Cracked black pepper To Taste
  Cream cheese 8 Ounce (1 Package, At Room Temperature)
  Goat cheese 8 Ounce
  Sun dried tomato pesto 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Basil pesto 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Slice top off head of garlic and drizzle with olive oil; sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Wrap in foil and roast in a preheated 400 degree oven about 1 hour, until garlic is soft.
Meanwhile, in bowl of a free-standing mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, cream together cheeses.
Divide mixture evenly among 3 small bowls.
Add sun-dried tomato pesto to one bowl and mix well.
Add basil pesto to second bowl, mixing well.
Squeeze roasted garlic cloves into third bowl.
Season all 3 mixtures with salt and pepper.
Line a 3 cup ramekin with dampened cheesecloth or plastic wrap.draping excess over rim.
Spoon sun-dried tomato pesto mixture into bottom of mold and smooth with a rubber spatula.
Top with roasted garlic mixture, and finish with basil pesto mixture, spreading evenly.
Fold excess cheesecloth or plastic wrap over top.
Refrigerate at least one hour or longer.
To serve, unfold cheesecloth or plastic wrap, invert ramekin onto platter, remove and peel away cloth or plastic wrap.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3129 Calories from Fat 2296

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 263 g404.2%

Saturated Fat 111.5 g557.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 508.4 mg169.5%

Sodium 2943.4 mg122.6%

Total Carbohydrates 102 g34.1%

Dietary Fiber 7.7 g30.9%

Sugars 26.9 g

Protein 102 g204%

Vitamin A 157.4% Vitamin C 42%

Calcium 245.4% Iron 54.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Layered Goat Cheese Torta Recipe