A brie baked, covered with delicious toppings is a simple and elegant dish that has always been a hit at dinner parties. Once ready, it is placed in the center of the table and, more often than not, it remains in a few moments. It's friendly, satiating and greedy!
The flavors of brie are usually very good with fruits, nuts and sweet syrups. To prepare during the holiday season, here is 8 ideas for garnishing a melting brie.
1. Baked cheese with apples, cranberries, maple and pumpkin seeds
Here's a recipe of brie colored with apples and cranberries, pumpkin seeds, topped with maple syrup and balsamic vinegar for a sweet and tangy touch. Check out the full recipe here.
2. Melting brie with onion confit
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Confit of onions, pear, maple syrup, walnuts and honey marry perfectly with the flavors of brie, which is served well fondant. Check out the full recipe here.
3. Brie baked with thyme and honey
To change the fruit, we use thyme and pepper with a hint of honey. Check out the full recipe here.
4. Brie with berries on the BBQ
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This recipe of brie fondant is very original since it is cooked on a cedar board on the BBQ. Otherwise, it could also be done in the oven by ensuring that the cheese does not crack, because otherwise beware of the damage! With jalapeno pepper, shallots, raspberry jam and white wine, we also explore another palette of flavors. Check out the full recipe here.
5. Crunchy brie with caramelized pears in beer
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Brie, a puff pastry crust, is the perfect combination of sweet and savory with pears, beer, maple syrup, pecans and dried cranberries. Check out the full recipe here.
6. Brie with maple syrup, apples and walnuts
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The addition of apple pieces adds a nice fruity touch to the filling of this cheese, also garnished with cranberries, walnuts, maple syrup and black pepper. Check out the full recipe here.
7. Brie fondant bacon, pecans, port and cranberries
We reach here summits of delicacies with a garnish of bacon, cranberries, pecans and port. Check out the full recipe here.
8. Iced brie with honey, nuts and brandy
For this latest version, we go with a simple filling of honey, brandy and nuts that caramelize when cooked. Check out the full recipe here.