Maple Pecan Brie Bites

These make a great appetizer, party snack, or after-school treat. If you prefer, you can substitute walnuts or almonds for the pecans in this recipe. If you are avoiding nuts, try pumpkin seeds!

Serves: 8Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 baguette (12 oz.), cut into 24 slices
  • 1 wheel or log (8 oz.) brie cheese, cut into 24 pieces
  • ½ cup chopped pecans
  • ½ cup maple syrup
  • ½ tsp. fresh cracked black pepper

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Lay the baguette slices out onto the prepared baking sheet. Top each bread slice with a piece of brie, and then evenly distribute the pecans over each piece. Drizzle the tops of the nuts and cheese with maple syrup and sprinkle with pepper.
  • Bake for 8 minutes, or until the cheese is bubbling and the nuts smell toasty. Cool for 2 minutes before serving.