Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

This is a really good and different appetizer to serve.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 14 ounces baby brie cheese (1 round)
  • 12 cup pecans, toasted and coarsely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons Kahlua (coffee flavored liqueur)
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar


  1. Remove packaging and then slice rind from top of cheese round and place on an oven or microwave-safe plate or dish.
  2. Combine pecans, Kahlua, and brown sugar.
  3. Spread over the top of cheese. Bake at 350 degrees F for 3-5 minutes or just until soft or microwave on HIGH for 30-60 seconds, just until soft, but not melting.
  4. Serve warm or at room temperature with gingersnaps and slices of red and green pears or apples.


Most Helpful

Excellent gourmet dessert for family and company. To make it bit more fancy, I enclosed the Brie in puffed pastry and baked in the oven @ 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Thanks, K.

Weathermen March 30, 2009

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