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Roasted Red Pepper and Mozzarella Fondue Recipe From The Fondue Bible
Roasted Red Pepper and Mozzarella Fondue
Courtesy of The Fondue Bible Second Edition by Ilana Simon 2014 © www.robertrose.ca Reprinted with publisher permission. Available where books are sold.
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- 6 oz Gruyère cheese, grated 175 g
- 6 oz mozzarella cheese, grated 175 g
- 1 tbsp all-purpose flour 15 mL
- 3⁄4 cup dry white wine 175 mL
- 1 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice 15 mL
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tbsp kirsch (dry cherry schnapps) 15 mL
- 1⁄2 roasted red pepper (see Tips), minced
1. In a bowl, combine Gruyère, mozzarella and flour; mix well to coat cheese with flour. Set aside.
2. In a large saucepan, combine wine, lemon juice and garlic; bring to a simmer over medium heat. Reduce heat to medium-low.
3. Add cheese mixture by handfuls to saucepan, stirring constantly after each addition with a wooden spoon in a figure-eight motion until cheese is melted.
4. Remove from heat. Stir in kirsch and red pepper. Transfer to fondue pot and serve immediately.
Grate Gruyère and mozzarella and combine in a bowl; refrigerate until needed. Roast red pepper.
Bread sticks, focaccia, pita bread triangles, steamed salmon chunks, cooked penne.
Red peppers can be roasted on the backyard barbecue, indoor grill or under the oven broiler.
To grill, place whole red peppers directly on barbecue or indoor grill over high heat. Turn peppers every few minutes, roasting for a total of about 5 to 10 minutes or until peppers are blackened and blistered.
For oven broiling, place on a broiling pan and broil, turning often, for about 20 minutes or until peppers have blackened all over.
Place peppers in a saucepan with a tight-fitting lid for 5 to 10 minutes, then peel, seed and use as desired.
If you enjoyed this recipe, be sure to check out my The Fondue Bible cookbook review which contains a Pizza Fondue recipe, as well as a Raspberry Fondue recipe, both of which I have shared with permission of the publisher.
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- Paperback: 272 pages
- Publisher: Robert Rose; Second edition (October 31, 2018)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0778806170
- ISBN-13: 978-0778806172
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