Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

A Gourmet recipe. Accompaniments: assorted cooked vegetables such as broccoli, carrots, pearl onions, and potatoes, bread sticks cubes of day-old French, Italian, or sourdough bread.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl toss together cheeses and cornstarch.
  2. Rub inside of a heavy 3- to 4-quart saucepan with garlic halves, leaving garlic in pan, and add wine and lemon juice.
  3. Bring liquid just to a boil and stir in cheese mixture by handfuls.
  4. Bring mixture to a bare simmer over moderate heat, stirring, and stir in kirsch, nutmeg, chilies, and pepper to taste.
  5. Transfer fondue to a fondue pot and set over a low flame.
  6. Stir in scallions and serve fondue with accompaniments for dipping. (Stir fondue often to keep combined.).
Most Helpful

YUM! I served this with bread cubes, steamed broccoli & cauliflower, fresh apples & pears. I couldn't find actual emmenthaler so I subbed regular swiss. AND someone finished all the white wine in the house so I used chicken broth which worked well but proably killed off any authenticity. using 3 chipotles was too scary (kids involved) so I used 1 BIG one. I could have tolerated 2. ;) VERY tasty. We were still hungry when the fondue was gone. :( It was a bit stringy. Fondue is really easy, why don't we eat it more often? Made for my 3 chefs 11/09.

Elmotoo November 27, 2009