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Left over Brie...

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80sWaistcoat Tue 03-Jan-17 18:41:16

....any ideas. There's a lot.

Pommes Tue 03-Jan-17 18:44:32

Brie, strawberries and rocket sandwiches with granary bread - yum!

80sWaistcoat Tue 03-Jan-17 18:46:23

Brie and strawbwerrie? But I do have rocket...

Any cooking it ideas?

LucyGravity Tue 03-Jan-17 18:47:05

Make a tart type thing with shop bought pastry, red onions cooked in balsamic, Brie dotted all over the top. Cooked in oven until melty.

Brie & grape sandwiches.

Baked in oven and eaten with bread.

Big fat wedges of Brie devoured every time you pop into the kitchen to check it hasn't mysteriously burnt down.

SparkleShinyGlitter Tue 03-Jan-17 18:47:26

Bread crumb and deep fry Yum!

MavisTheTwinklyToreador Tue 03-Jan-17 18:47:44

Could it be warmed like camembert? I've not tried this yet but I have a whole brie to get rid of too.

LucyGravity Tue 03-Jan-17 18:49:44

You could do this with Brie: twistedfood.co.uk/camembert-hedgehog-bread/

Laska5772 Tue 03-Jan-17 18:50:58

You can freeze brie and other cheeses. Just cut into wedges , wrap well and freeze . It wil be fine when it is defrosted even months later..

BurnTheBlackSuit Tue 03-Jan-17 18:51:06

It can be melted like Camembert. My baker is actual a Brie baker not a Camembert one.

Personally, I'd just eat it!

Isitjustmeorisiteveryoneelse Tue 03-Jan-17 18:52:06

Sorry can't help you because, like wine, I didn't realise there could be left over Brie........

80sWaistcoat Tue 03-Jan-17 18:52:18

Ummm...melted like Camembert. And love the tart idea.

80sWaistcoat Tue 03-Jan-17 18:53:42

isitjustme I know...who knew...but it's a whole Brie brought by guests who refused to take it away with them.

Newtssuitcase Tue 03-Jan-17 18:54:59

chop it up and freeze it and then use it throughout the year in tarts, quiches etc. I did this with a round of stilton last year and it has been great being able to grab a chunk and throw it in when cooking.

LucyGravity Tue 03-Jan-17 19:00:04

Make this and invite me over: www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/1803634/brie-wrapped-in-prosciutto-and-brioche

MavisTheTwinklyToreador Tue 03-Jan-17 19:04:53

BurnTheBlackSuit thanks, I'll give it a go!

TheFear Tue 03-Jan-17 19:06:42

Yep freeze it in small pieces so you have some when you fancy a few bits of cheese and crackers.

Contemplating the same for some blue cheese I have leftover, assume that's ok to freeze and defrost, anyone know? The mould is confusing me. smile

80sWaistcoat Tue 03-Jan-17 20:37:21

You can freeze Stilton, it goes crumbly when it defrosts and probably should be used in a couple of months not left for a year like I did with last years Stilton...

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