|Garlic Cheese Fondue
Recipe for Garlic Cheese Fondue - a traditional Swiss cheese fondue that goes heavy on the garlic. Bon Appetit, 1997.
1 pound Swiss cheese, grated
1/2 Gruyere cheese, grated
3 tablespoons all purpose flour
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon ground white pepper
1 1/4 cups (about) dry white wine
3 large garlic cloves, minced
One 1-pound crusty French bread or sourdough bread, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes
Combine both cheeses, flour, nutmeg, and white pepper in large bowl; toss to coat. Bring 1 cup wine and garlic to simmer in a heavy large saucepan over low heat. Add cheese mixture by handfuls, whisking until melted and smooth after each addition. Mix in more wine by tablespoonfuls to reach desired consistency. Transfer to fondue pot.
Set fondue over candle or canned heat. Serve fondue with bread. Servings: About 8 - 10