Baked Brie with Roasted Figs

Baked Brie with Roasted Figs is an appetizer that will wow your guests, but requires minimal time in the kitchen. Perfect for holiday get togethers. 

Remember last summer when I shared this recipe for Fig and Goat Cheese Bites? I received FOUR cases of figs to recipe test with and since I knew that we couldn’t eat all of them quickly enough before they went bad, I froze a couple cases. And boy am I so glad that I did because now I have all the figs to make this Baked Brie with Roasted Figs this Christmas.

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I had read about freezing figs and that after you freeze them they tend to get a little soft and watery. I have found that to be true. With that said however, while I might not just snack on them like I did when they were fresh, when they are roasted like in this appetizer, they are just as amazing as they were last summer.

Last summer, I also discovered that figs and honey are pretty much a match made in heaven. Fresh figs are great with honey and as it turns out roasted figs are also fantastic with a drizzle of honey over the top.

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I served this Baked Brie with Roasted Figs with some crostini. It also worked well with buttery crackers. Just make sure that you serve it in a dish that retains heat. I have a mini cast iron skillet so that kept the cheese warm and gooey :)

I’ll be taking the next week or so off blogging so I just want to wish all of you a Merry Christmas! I hope you spend time with family and friends. Enjoy the lights, the music, the laughs and of course the food! Be back soon! ~ Des

Baked Brie with Roasted Figs is an appetizer that will wow your guests, but requires minimal time in the kitchen. Perfect for holiday get togethers.

Baked Brie with Roasted Figs Recipe

Serves 4 - 6 Prep Time: Cook Time:

Ingredients:

  • 8.8 ounce wheel brie cheese
  • 4 - 6 black mission figs, halved
  • honey
  • sliced baguette

Instructions

1

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.

2

Place the brie in a small baking dish.

3

Place the figs on the prepared baking sheet.

4

Bake both the figs and the brie in preheated oven for 7 - 8 minutes or until the brie is softened but not melted.

5

Remove brie and figs from oven. Spoon figs over the top of brie and drizzle with honey. Serve immediately with baguette slices or crackers.

Notes

Enjoy!

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  • Reply
    kmcconne79
    January 24, 2017 at 4:14 am

    I would be hard to fight my husband for this! He’s obsessed with brie!

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    Amy Stafford
    December 22, 2016 at 7:28 pm

    Figs and honey are the perfect combination!

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    Cathy@LemonTreeDwelling
    December 22, 2016 at 9:54 am

    This is seriously the perfect appetizer….or, um, meal!?!?

  • Reply
    Kimberly @ The Daring Gourmet
    December 21, 2016 at 8:33 pm

    Such a classic combination and for good reason – it’s delish! So simple yet thoroughly elegant, love it!

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    Erin
    December 21, 2016 at 5:51 pm

    What an absolutely STUNNING holiday appetizer! I love figs so much, and pairing them with brie is brilliant!

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    Shannon Graham
    December 21, 2016 at 4:02 pm

    I’ve honestly never had figs like this before or outside of a spread before. It sounds like i have something to add to my list of new things to try!

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    CrunchyCreamySw
    December 21, 2016 at 1:24 pm

    I adore baked brie! The fig topping looks amazing!

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    Stacey @ Bake.Eat.Repeat.
    December 21, 2016 at 10:24 am

    This looks like the perfect appetizer! Love that drizzled honey on top!