Herbed Brie En Croute
|Ripe brie cheese||18 Ounce, chilled (1 Wheel)|
|Minced shallots||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Chopped fresh chives/Green onions||2 Tablespoon|
|Dry white vermouth||2 Teaspoon|
|White pepper||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
|Frozen puff pastry sheets||9 Ounce, thawed (Half Of 17 1/4 Ounce Package)|
|Egg||1 , beaten to blend|
Cut off top rind of cheese and discard.
Combine shallots, chives, vermouth and pepper in small bowl and mix until blended.
Press shallot mixture firmly over top of cheese.
Roll out pastry on lightly floured surface to 11 inch square.
Lay pastry over cheese.
Fold dough under cheese, enclosing completely.
Turn cheese over; press pastry seams together, sealing tightly.
Turn cheese right side up and place on baking sheet.
Wrap in plastic and refrigerate at least 30 minutes. (Can be prepared 1 day ahead.)
Preheat oven to 400Â°F.
Brush top and sides of pastry with egg glaze.
Bake until pastry is golden brown, about 25 minutes.
Let stand 30 minutes.