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A Simple and Stylish Appetizer: Strawberry & Thyme Baked Brie

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A Simple and Stylish Appetizer: Strawberry & Thyme Baked Brie

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As a preferred caterer for elegant events and sophisticated soirees in Alabama, Table & Thyme has learned all about which appetizers make party-goers come back for seconds and which ones don’t. 

Brie, especially when baked, is a staple of any good grazing table that makes for a wonderful addition to the event's menu. Why? This simple starter’s creative versatility makes it easy to customize and adapt to enhance any theme or vibe. 

There are many baked brie recipes out there, each featuring a unique blend of flavors and guaranteed to be adored by any crowd. 

In the past, we’ve covered other variations of this stylish snack, including Blackberry & Thyme Baked Brie and Raspberry Baked Brie. This week, we are sharing a fruity, earthy appetizer recipe for baked brie made with strawberry and thyme. 

Keep reading to see our step-by-step guide for a baked brie appetizer that will impress every guest at your event!


 

 

 

How to Make Strawberry & Thyme Baked Brie

No matter what the occasion, baked brie is a stylish appetizer that is just as delicious as it is easy to prepare! 

Whether you are experienced in the kitchen and looking to try something new, or hoping to build your skills and impress your friends and family with a fun treat, this is a great recipe! 

Feel free to customize the ingredients and amounts to add a personal touch to your chic baked brie appetizer!

The best-baked brie recipes are made with good-quality ingredients and a bit of technical know-how. To make this fruity and sweet cheese starter, you will need a round of brie cheese, strawberry jam or preserves, a few fresh strawberries, pistachios, several sprigs of fresh thyme, and a bit of honey. 

 

round of brie cheese on a parchment paper lined baking sheet

 

To begin, preheat the oven to 375º F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. While the oven is warming up, place the round of brie on the parchment paper. Leaving the rind, spoon a dollop of jam or preserves on top. 

 

round of brie cheese on a parchment paper lined baking sheet with strawberry jam on top next to a jar of strawberry jam

 

You can slice the strawberries into thin pieces or leave them whole. Add the strawberries on top of the jam.


round of brie cheese on a parchment paper lined baking sheet with fresh slices of strawberries on top and next to a bowl of freshly sliced strawberries

Once the oven is ready, place the baking sheet and brie inside to bake for approximately 15 minutes. 


round of baked brie cheese with strawberry jam and slices on top on a small plate

 

Meanwhile, shell the pistachios if they are not already. Place them in a ziploc bag. Wrap the bag in a hand towel and place it on the counter. Use a rolling pin or similar tool to crush the pistachios. 

Remove the brie, now baked, from the oven and sprinkle it with the crushed pistachios. Add the fresh thyme and drizzle your baked brie with honey, a lovely finishing touch. 


round of baked brie cheese with strawberry jam and slices and crushed pistachios on top on a small plate

Baked brie is a gooey medley of sweet and buttery cheese with tangy fruits that pairs perfectly with bread, toast, and crackers. 


round of baked brie cheese with strawberry jam and slices, crushed pistachios, and a drizzle of honey on top on a small plate next to a bowl of sliced bread

 

 

round of baked brie cheese with strawberry jam and slices, crushed pistachios, and a drizzle of honey on a small plate next to a bowl of sliced bread

Strawberry & Thyme Baked Brie Recipe

Enjoy the captivating flavors of fresh strawberries and pistachios paired with creamy baked brie and a drizzle of sweet honey!

Ingredients

  • Brie Cheese
  • Strawberry jam or preserves
  • Strawberries, freshly sliced or whole
  • Crushed pistachios
  • Thyme, fresh
  • Honey 

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 375º F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Put the brie onto the parchment paper and top it with a dollop of jam. Use the back of a spoon to spread the jam across the top of the cheese. 
  3. Add the fresh strawberries on top of the jam and place the brie into the oven to bake for 15 minutes. 
  4. If necessary, shell and crush the pistachios. 
  5. Remove the baked brie from the oven. Top with crushed pistachios, thyme, and a drizzle of honey. 
  6. Serve with bread or toast and enjoy! 

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