Brie With Roasted Peppers and Basil

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by CandyTX

Gotta try this one soon... ingredient amounts are approximate.

Top Review by Dr. Jenny

I made this brie as an appetizer at a dinner party I was having and thought it was wonderful! The only modification I made was to used jarred roasted red peppers and they worked beautifully. I refrigerated the cheese before serving as indicated in the directions, however, I actually preferred it when it sat out for a bit when I was serving it and it became softer. I served it with French bread, pita chips, and crackers. I think it went best with the bread, as posted. My only critique is that after cutting the cheese with a cheese knife, the layers tended to fall apart rather than stay neatly together on the bread slice. With that aside, I found the dish easy to make and delicious and I would definitely make it again. Thanks!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Slice brie in half, horizontally.
  2. Layer fresh basil leaves, fresh red roasted peppers, chopped garlic, salt and pepper and a little extra virgin olive oil.
  3. Place second half of brie on top.
  4. Refrigerate before serving.
  5. Serve with sliced french bread.

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