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Gluten Free Baked Brie - with a crust. Can it be done?

jmcarthur8 Mar 24, 2013 02:54 PM

My sister gave me a very cool pottery baking dish from a little shop near Charleston. She made delicious baked Brie in hers with a thin dough crust. I want to make it for my good friend who loves cheese, but cannot have gluten. Is there a good alternative to the crust that's still crusty? Sister had a layer of pecans toasted with brown sugar under the crust. I may do that, or I may use my homemade fig jam with the toasted pecans. I still like the idea of a bready top and maybe bottom layer. Any suggestions?

  1. mcf Mar 24, 2013 05:03 PM

    This may help... http://www.kingarthurflour.com/recipe...

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      jmcarthur8 Mar 24, 2013 05:24 PM

      Thanks, this is the idea. Now I have to figure out how to sub out the egg yolk, because he's allergic to that, too!

      1. re: jmcarthur8
        mcf Mar 24, 2013 05:29 PM

        I'll bet you anything that there are a lot of vegan, gluten free recipes to google up. HTH.

        Here's one: http://artofthepie.com/wordpress/reci...

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