Brie with Almonds

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


8 servings

Updated: Jun. 16, 2023
This nut-topped cheese is elegant and impressive for holiday occasions. No one will guess that the recipe is actually a snap to prepare. —Mildred Aydt, Chanhassen, Minnesota
Brie with Almonds Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 round Brie cheese (8 ounces)
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds
  • 1 tablespoon brandy, optional
  • Assorted crackers or fresh vegetables


  1. Preheat oven to 400°. Place Brie in an small ungreased cast-iron skillet or shallow 1-qt. baking dish. Combine the butter, almonds and, if desired, brandy; pour over Brie.
  2. Bake, uncovered, until cheese is softened, 10-12 minutes. Serve with crackers or vegetables.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 141 calories, 12g fat (7g saturated fat), 36mg cholesterol, 199mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 7g protein.