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Figs And Toasted Almond Brie

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For your next wine and cheese party, try this fabulous offering, served with water crackers.


  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 6 fresh figs, stemmed and quartered
  • 1 (14 oz.) round 4 1/4-inch diameter, Brie cheese
  • 1/2 cup toasted almonds
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


Figs And Toasted Almond Brie
Preheat oven to 325 F.

Heat brown sugar and water in a small saucepan over medium heat until sugar is completely dissolved. Add figs and vanilla, and cook until softened, about 10 minutes. Stir in almonds. Place brie wheel in a baking dish, and pour fig mixture over the top.

Bake in the preheated oven for 10 to 15 minutes, or until softened but not melted. Serve with water crackers.

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Serving Size: Makes 12 Servings

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