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Baked Brie With Apricot Preserves and Crispy Prosciutto

This recipe for Baked Brie With Apricot Preserves And Crispy Prosciutto transforms an everyday wheel of cheese into a delectable appetizer! So elegant and full of flavor, it’s a drool-worthy and perfectly sized snack for your group of friends.
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Author: Michelle Ferrand
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brunch, cocktail party, holiday
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Makes: 6



  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • If using, combine apricots and brandy in a small bowl and allow to sit for at least 30 minutes.
  • Roughly chop dried (or brandy soaked) apricots.
  • Mix preserves and mustard together until uniform. Stir in chopped apricots.
  • If you'd like, cut a round circle out of the top of the brie, leaving a small boarder around the edge or leave the brie wheel fully intact.
  • Place brie on a parchment lined quarter baking sheet and top with apricot mixture.
  • Lay the proscuitto flat next to the brie on the baking sheet.
  • Bake for 12 to 15 minutes until prosiutto has browned and shrunk in size and the sides of the bbrie are soft to the touch.
  • Allow brie to cool for 5 minutes and then carefully trasfer to a serving plate.
  • Break or chop proscuitto into small pieces and place ontop of the baked brie.
  • Garnish with black pepper and chopped chives and serve with crackers!
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