New Year’s Eve Appetizer 2015 ~ French Brie topped with Fig Jam and Raspberries

Countdown to the New Year 2016…

Baked French Brie topped with Fig Jam and Raspberries

And that also means party time with family and friends,

with cocktails and appetizers in abundance.

Here’s a really simple appetizer that you’re sure to enjoy…

especially if you are a cheese lover.

This recipe is a keeper!

Putting this appetizer together is as simple as 1-2-3.

1 Bake Brie slightly.

2 Spread Fig Jam on Brie.

3 Top with Raspberries.

Baking French Brie-Di Bruno Bros

Fig Jam - Di Bruno Bros

French Brie topped with Fig Jam -Di Bruno Bros

Di Bruno Bros offers specialty foods, such as the Brie and Fig Jam shown in this blog post.

Check out Di Bruno Bros website for the myriad of specialty products offered.

French Brie by Di Bruno Bros

Fig & Acacia Honey Jam and Crostini by Di Bruno Bros at Hayek's Market-Newton NJ

Fig & Acacia Honey Jam by Di Bruno Bros at Hayek's Market-Newton NJ

Flat Breads by Di Bruno Bros


Baked French Brie topped with Fig Jam
and Raspberries

Baked French Brie with Honey Fig Jam


Wedge of Brie cheese by Di Bruno Bros

Fig & Acacia Honey Jam by Di Bruno Bros


PAM vegetable oil spray


Heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.

Lightly spray a cast iron pan with PAM vegetable oil spray.

Place wedge of French Brie cheese in pan.

Place pan in oven. Bake Brie until slightly softened. Keep an eye on it.

Remove from oven.

Spread Fig Jam over cheese.

Top with a few raspberries.

Serve with Crostini or flatbreads.

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Where did I find these Di Bruno Bros products?
Hayek’s Market in Newton, New Jersey sells Di Bruno Bros products.
So, if you are in the area, stop by and check out this store. It’s full of wonderful, specialty foods.

Dan Hayek is the owner of Hayek’s Market.

Dan Hayek -Owner of Hayek's Market

Hayek’s Market
1 Mill St, Newton, NJ 07860
Phone: (973) 383-1640
Short Description: Quality Deli, Quality Meats, Local Produce, Cliff’s Ice Cream

Hayek's Market-Newton NJ-Storefront

Hayek's Market-Newton NJ

Enjoy New Year’s Eve ~ Cheers!


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