I always love watching my friends and family take a bite for the first time. 6. Remove brie from oven and place on serving tray, top with apple pear salad mixture and serve immediately with crackers or toasted baguette. Serve. Baked brie toppings! Kahlua Pecan Brie is a simple four-ingredient recipe delivers with this baked Kahlua Pecan Brie. A bread-free baked brie topped with almonds and a tangy balsamic sauce. Combine the honey with freshly grated nutmeg and cinnamon. Pour mixture over brie, or if you want to get fancy, layer each individual piece of pear around the top of the brie and scoop walnuts on top. Dot with butter. Add the pears, spooning some of the butter on top. After 8 minutes, use a slotted spoon to remove the pear halves and apple slices. It should be no surprise to anyone that I have a love for Kahlua. Here are a few ideas to get you started: use pears instead of apples; add a few nuts (pecans are our favorite) use pancetta instead of bacon; try different spices - nutmeg, allspice, etc. Baked Brie with Apples, Pecans, & Maple Syrup ~ this dish gathers together so many fall favorites…with gooey molten cheese and maple syrup, caramelized apples and crunchy roasted pecans, it’s no wonder people just want to hang out by this appetizer all night. A perfect appetizer or dessert when served with pear and apple slices. And you know that adding pears, almonds and jam just make it even better! Date published: 2014-11-28 Rated 5 out of 5 by Firemansgirl78 from The Star of the Party The baked Brie was the hit of the party and made for a beautiful presentation. ^^^Uuuuuuugh! Add the Brie in a single layer on top of the interior portion. Top with a slice of prosciutto. Come fall, our pick (sorry, we couldn't resist) for favorite baked brie recipe comes topped with maple- and cinnamon-scented apples and sweet-and-spicy pecans and bacon. Sprinkle with brown sugar and pecans. One of my favorites is my Baked Brie with Pears and Walnuts that I … Place into oven and bake until softened, about 12-15 minutes; let cool 5 minutes. Add remaining diced Apple Pears to the pan and coat evenly with the caramelized sugar. We used a combination of Granny Smith and Braeburn apples, but you can use your favorite. Quarter the apple and pear lengthwise and cut into each quarter on an angle to remove the core. Serve with tart apple slices and either fresh crusty bread or good quality gluten-free crackers. While brie bakes small dice the apples and pear and toss in a bowl with the lemon juice, red pepper flakes, and GVR Salted Caramel Sauce. 1/2 cup pear brandy; Pre-heat oven to 450 degrees. Seriously who can resist a bite of warm and creamy brie? It should be noted that 23 years ago, I entered a cooking contest at work, and submitted baked brie in puffed pastry with pesto. Melt butter in shallow baking dish in microwave or oven. Fresh pears are a good option, too. We love it for parties and entertaining, especially when we’re making multiple recipes at once and need something simple yet stunning. Pre-heat oven to 350°F. Drizzle with olive oil. This easy Brie, Apple, and Honey Crostini is SO easy and party goers always ooh and ahh over it. Brush mixture over the outside exposed portion of the puff pastry before placing in oven. Once you arrive at your final destination, or if you are preparing this at home, pop brie baker in a 350C oven just until the brie starts to bubble and melt. Add slices of brie cheese to each crostini and bake for 7-9 minutes or until the cheese is nice and melted. 5. Bake at 400° for 5-10 minutes or until cheese is … Variations on Baked Brie with Apples and Bacon. 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