• How to Serve Brie as an Appetizer
  • Melanie Fernandez
  • For the Home
How to Serve Brie as an Appetizer

It's fancy, delicious, and the perfect asset to any appetizer table at the most casual or the fanciest gatherings. And it goes a long way, trust me. 

Baked Brie (Baked Brie en Croute)

You'll need - Brie, crescent rolls (can also use puff pastry in lieu of the crescent rolls); brown sugar, fruit preserves (your pick. I'm a big fan of apricot preserves but Whole Foods has a nice selection of preserves to pair with cheeses). 

Easy: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees; place some brown sugar across the top of the brie; wrap the brie with crescent rolls or puff pastry; place additional brown sugar over the top of the crescent roll or puff pastry covered brie; bake for approximately 15 minutes; once it's baked and cooled, top with fruit preserves and serve.

Less Easy: Before wrapping the brie with the crescent roll or puff pastry, top with fancy fillings (any combination of melted butter, cinnamon, walnuts, brown sugar, and/or fruit compotes). Wrap the brie with puff pastry or crescent rolls, bake, and serve. 

Topped Brie: Top the brie with fruit preserves. Brie served room temperature. (as seen in photo above). 

Basic Brie: Serve on nice plating and surround with pears, grapes, strawberries, sliced bread, or crackers. 



  • Melanie Fernandez
  • For the Home

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