Top 10 Cheese Fondue Recipes For Kids To Try

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Cheese fondue recipes for kids can be a delicious option to introduce a new dish to them. For example, children usually avoid eating vegetables, but dipping them in cheese fondue can make them have vegetables without fuss.

Moreover, cheese fondue is easy to prepare, and you can experiment with its taste by changing the ingredients. They have the potential to become your children’s new favorite food.

The following post provides you with a list of tasty cheese fondue recipes that your children will love.

Top Ten Cheese Fondue Recipes For Kids:

Here are our top ten kid friendly cheese fondue recipes for you to try out:

1. Simple Cheese Fondue:

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This is super easy recipe, try this fondue for kids today.

You Will Need:

  • 100 g shredded Swiss cheese
  • 100 g shredded Gruyere cheese
  • 2 Tbsp cornstarch
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • ½ Tbsp dry mustard
  • A pinch of fresh grated nutmeg
  • 1 chopped broccoli
  • 6 chopped baby corn
  • Hot water
  • Ice water
  • Bread

How To:

  1. Mix cornstarch and cheese in a bowl. Refrigerate the mix.
  2. Blanch broccoli and baby corn in hot water and place in ice water.
  3. Heat the lemon juice and cheese mix in a pot. Add the mustard and nutmeg and keep stirring.
  4. Place the cheese mix in a fondue pot and place over low heat.
  5. Serve with vegetables and bread.

2. Cheddar Cheese Fondue:

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Your kid definitely love this cheddar cheese fondue recipe. Read here the process.

You Will Need:

  • 2 cups of light cream
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 Tbsp dry mustard
  • 1 halved garlic clove
  • 6 cups of grated Cheddar cheese
  • 3 Tbsp all-purpose flour
  • Salt as per taste
  • Cubed crusty bread

How To:

  1. Add cream, Worcestershire sauce, garlic and mustard in a pan and cook over low heat. Keep stirring and ensure the mix does not boil. Discard the garlic.
  2. Mix the cheese and flour in a bowl. Add it to the pot. Keep stirring until the cheese melts completely. Add some salt. Pour the mix into a fondue pot and place it on low heat to keep warm. Serve with bread.

3. Fresh Grated Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 2 cups of grated Gruyere cheese
  • 1 ½ cups of grated Swiss cheese
  • 2 Tbsp cornstarch
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • 1/8thTbsp lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp minced garlic
  • 1/4thTbsp Pepper powder
  • 1/4thTbsp nutmeg
  • Paprika to taste
  • Salt

How To:

  1. Mix the cheese and cornstarch in a bowl.
  2. Add the broth, lemon juice, and garlic in a pot. Let the mix simmer. Add the cheese mix and keep stirring. Add the spices once the cheese starts to melt. Add salt and pepper as per taste.

4. Super Simple Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 8 ounces Velveeta
  • 3 Tbsp milk

How To:

  1. Heat both ingredients in a pot. Keep stirring until the cheese melt.
  2. Pour the mix into a fondue pot and keep warm.

5. Cheesy Pizza Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 2 Tbsp toasted breadcrumbs
  • 1/4thcup of milk
  • 1 can tomato sauce
  • 2 slices finely chopped pepperoni
  • ½ cup of grated mozzarella cheese
  • 1 Tbsp Parmesan cheese
  • 2 triangle shaped cut whole wheat pita bread

How To:

  1. Mix the milk and breadcrumbs in a bowl. Keep the mix aside.
  2. Heat tomato sauce and pepperoni in a pan. Add the breadcrumb mix to the pan and let it simmer for two minutes.
  3. Remove the pan from heat and add the cheese. Pour the mix into a fondue pot and keep warm. Serve with pita bread.

6. Cheese Fondue With Chives:

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You Will Need:

  • 3/4thcup of unsweetened apple juice
  • 300 g grated Swiss cheese
  • 225 g grated cheddar cheese
  • 1 Tbsp cornstarch
  • Black Pepper powder as per taste
  • 2 Tbsp chopped chives

How To:

  1. Boil the juice in a pot over medium heat.
  2. Mix the cheese and cornstarch and add them to the pot. Keep stirring until the cheese melts.
  3. Now, add the chives and pepper. Remove from heat and serve.

7. Creamy Cheddar Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 1 cup of milk
  • 1 ½ Tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups of grated cheddar cheese
  • ½ Tbsp onion salt
  • ½ Tbsp garlic powder

How To:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and heat in a microwave for a minute.
  2. Take the mix out, stir and place it back in the microwave again. Repeat the process every 30 seconds until the cheese melts completely.

8. Chocolate Chip And Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • ½ cup of heavy cream
  • 1 cup of chocolate chips
  • 3 cups of shredded cheese
  • ½ Tbsp vanilla extract

How To:

  1. Microwave the cream until it starts steaming.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients and stir until they melt completely.

9. Easy Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 18 ounce grated Monterey Jack cheese
  • 12 ounce evaporated milk
  • 2 Tbsp Flour
  • 1/2 Tbsp salt

How To:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a pan and place over medium heat.
  2. Keep stirring until the mix turns smooth.

10. Classic Swiss Cheese Fondue:

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You Will Need:

  • 1 ½ pounds grated cheese
  • 2 Tbsp cornstarch
  • 1 loaf French bread
  • 3 Tbsp apple juice
  • 1 clove smashed garlic
  • 1/8thTbsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp caraway seeds

How To:

  1. Rub the garlic clove on a pan and discard it. Add the juices and cheese into the pan and cook over low heat. Stir continuously.
  2. Once the cheese melts, add cornstarch and let the mix boil. Add the cayenne pepper and caraway seeds. Let the mix simmer for five minutes. Serve with bread.

Cheese is a favorite among all children. Combining any food item with cheese makes it an interesting dish instantly. And if your child is a picky eater, this list will help you. You can choose to make the various cheese fondue recipes for your little one so they can eat happily. You can also add a personal touch to these dishes by adding a few other elements of your choice to the recipe.

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