This easy Cranberry and Brie Crostini is a killer appetizer, fantastic for your next party! It definitely screams fall.
1 baguette (about 10 ounces)
1/4 cup olive oil
1/2 teaspoon flake salt
12 ounces fresh cranberries
1/2 cup tightly packed dark brown sugar
2 tablespoons sugar
1/3 cup orange juice
2 teaspoons orange zest
1 teastpoon finely chopped rosemary
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
12 ounces brie cheese
Optional: extra orange zest and rosemary
To Make Crostini
Prheat oven to 350 degrees.
Thinly slice the baguette about 1/4-inch thick. You’ll need at least 48 slices.
Evenly place sliced bread on two baking sheets and lightly brush both sides with olive oil.
Bake until golden, about 20 minutes.
Season with salt and pepper and allow to cool before topping.
Increase oven temp to 400 degrees.
Mix cranberry sauce ingredients together in a medium bowl and trasfer to a 9×13 baking dish.
Bake until the berries burst, about 20 minutes.
Allow to cool completely, and chill until ready to serve.
Slice brie into 48 slices and place on the crostini. Evenly divide cranberry sauce among brie topped crostini.
Top with a little extra orange zest and rosemary and serve!
To make the brie easier to slice, pop it into the fridge for 15 minutes or so.
1 serving = 3 pieces
Keywords: holiday, christmas, thanksgiving, easy