I used a brie wedge rather than a wheel, so I baked it in a small casserole dish.

Baked Brie With Pecans

Baked Brie With Pecans

Ingredients

  1. 1 small wheel of Brie or Camembert (about 9 ounces)
  2. 1/2 cup pecan pieces
  3. 3 tablespoons light brown sugar
  4. 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup
  5. Crackers or sliced baguette, for serving

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF. Place cheese on a rimmed baking sheet; bake until softened, 15 to 20 minutes. Transfer to a serving plate; cool about 20 minutes.
  2. While cheese cools, place nuts on a clean baking sheet; bake until toasted and fragrant, 7 to 10 minutes. Sprinkle nuts over cheese.
  3. In a small saucepan, combine sugar and maple syrup. Bring to a boil over medium heat; simmer until foamy, 1 to 2 minutes. Drizzle warm sauce over slightly cooled cheese and nuts; serve with crackers or baguette slices.

Serves 8.

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