Champagne Cheese Fondue
Servings Prep Time
2servings 20minutes
Cook Time
20minutes
Servings Prep Time
2servings 20minutes
Cook Time
20minutes
Ingredients
  • 4tsps cornstarch
  • 1Tbsps fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/4cup sparkling wine
  • 1large shallotminced
  • 2cups Gruyere cheesecoarsely grated (about 7 oz)
  • 1 1/3cups Emmenthal (or Swiss) cheesecoarsely grated (about 5 oz)
  • 1/2cup Brie Cheesediced, rinds removed (about 3 oz)
  • 1 French baguette
  • pinch of nutmeg and white pepperoptional
Instructions
  1. Add lemon juice to cornstarch and stir to dissolve cornstarch. Set aside.
  2. Heat fondue and simmer shallot and sparkling wine for about 2 minutes. Remove pot from the heat and stir in the cheeses. Stir to combine all ingredients evenly. Return pot to the heat. Stir frequently while cheeses melt and become smooth. When fondue is smooth and bubbling, add the lemon/cornstarch mix to allow it to thicken. This may take about 12 minutes to melt and thicken. Add seasonings and keep pot over low heat while fonduing.
  3. While cheese is melting cut the baguette into 1″ cubes .
  4. Boil or steam potatoes about 20 minutes and broccoli about 3 minutes (if using).
  5. Pass bread cubes and vegetables and start dunking them in the cheese fondue!
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
Champagne Cheese Fondue
Amount Per Serving
Calories 1672 Calories from Fat 873
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 97g 149%
Saturated Fat 59g 295%
Polyunsaturated Fat 5g
Monounsaturated Fat 28g
Cholesterol 319mg 106%
Sodium 1641mg 68%
Potassium 564mg 16%
Total Carbohydrates 76g 25%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 5g
Protein 95g 190%
Vitamin A 52%
Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 250%
Iron 22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.