Layered Brie

Cheesemonger and Meilleur Ouvrier de France, Francois Robin shares his recipe for Layered Brie - the perfect starter for the party season
Layered Brie
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Layered Brie
December 05, 2018

PHOTO BY Efraim Evidor


1 handful dried apricots (or dried figs), sliced
1 handful pistachios, lightly toasted
2-3 tbsp mascarpone
1 generous slice of Brie


  • 1

    Cut the dried apricots into thin pieces so that you don’t have to chew them too much. Set aside in a bowl

  • 2

    Chop the pistachios into slivers. Put them into the bowl of sliced apricots. Try to balance the ratio of dried fruit to nuts

  • 3

    Add the mascarpone to the bowl. Mix it well with the dried fruit and nuts

  • 4

    Cut the slice of Brie in half horizontally

  • 5

    Spread a thick layer of the mascarpone paste on one half and top it with the other half



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