Parmesan-Coated Brie

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


8 servings

Updated: Nov. 08, 2023
This is such a wonderful appetizer! Your guests will be impressed. A golden exterior gives way to warm, melty cheese, making this perfect for sliced French bread or crackers. —Karen Grant, Tulare, California


  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/2 cup seasoned bread crumbs
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 round (8 ounces) Brie cheese or Brie cheese with herbs
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • French bread, assorted crackers and/or fresh fruit


  1. In a shallow bowl, combine egg and water. In another bowl, combine bread crumbs and Parmesan cheese. Dip Brie in egg mixture, turning to coat all sides; coat with crumb mixture. Repeat.
  2. In a small skillet, cook Brie in oil over medium heat until golden brown, about 2 minutes on each side. Serve with French bread, crackers and/or fresh fruit.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons brie: 202 calories, 16g fat (6g saturated fat), 57mg cholesterol, 333mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 9g protein.