Cheese and Whiskey Fondue
A fun and festive starter for any dinner party, this cheesy fondue is served with soft bread cubes or toasted baguette slices.
- 1 cup (115 g) medium onion, chopped
- 1 teaspoon olive oil
- 1½ cup (360 ml) milk
- 2 fluidounces (60 ml) whiskey
- 1 pound (455 g) cheddar cheese, cubed
- 1 Tablespoon potato starch, dissolved in 2 Tablespoons cold water
- Sauté onions in olive oil until soft.
- Place into the Vitamix container with the milk, whiskey and cheese in the order listed and secure lid.
- Select Variable 1.
- Turn on machine and slowly increase to Variable 10, then to High.
- Blend for 5-6 minutes or until heavy steam escapes from the vented lid. Stop machine.
- Remove lid plug and add potato starch mixture through the lid plug opening.
- Blend for 1 minute. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
- Pour into a fondue pot to keep warm. Serve with bread cubes.