Goat Cheese Fondue

Serves 4
  • 11 oz. fresh goat cheese
  • 3 lbs. Gruyère or Swiss cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp. dry white wine
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 1/2 tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • 2 tbsp. cognac, brandy or Marc de Bourgogne

Place wine and garlic in small, heavy saucepan; bring to a boil over low heat and reduce by half. Add goat cheese and melt over low heat, stirring with a wooden spoon. Remove garlic; add Gruyère and butter. Stir over low heat until cheese is melted and blended. Remove from heat; add mustard and cognac. Pour into warm fondue pot. Serve with baguette, vegetables or Honeycrisp apples.

Recipe from "Roger Verge's Entertaining in the French Style" by Roger Verge.