Whiskey-Cheese Fondue Recipe

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Ana Carr Modified: March 25, 2022
Whiskey-Cheese Fondue Recipe

How To Make Whiskey-Cheese Fondue

This recipe for cheese fondue has a nice kick that balances out the richness of the dish, thanks to the added splash of whiskey.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 5 minutes
Total: 25 minutes



  • 1lbcheddar cheese,extra-sharp
  • ½lbMonterey Jack cheese
  • 2tbspcornstarch
  • 2clovegarlic
  • 1cupdry white wine
  • 3tbspwhiskey
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • crusty bread


  1. In a bowl, toss the cheddar and Jack cheeses with the cornstarch. Rub the garlic cloves on the inside of a saucepan, then discard. Add the wine to the saucepan and bring to a simmer.

  2. Add the cheese mixture in 4 batches, whisking constantly over moderate heat and letting it melt completely between additions.

  3. Add the whiskey and stir just until the fondue begins to bubble, 3 minutes. Season with salt and pepper; serve hot with bread, breadsticks, and carrots.


  • Calories: 382.74kcal
  • Fat: 27.78g
  • Saturated Fat: 16.39g
  • Trans Fat: 0.67g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 7.26g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.07g
  • Carbohydrates: 4.02g
  • Fiber: 0.13g
  • Sugar: 0.59g
  • Protein: 20.68g
  • Cholesterol: 83.06mg
  • Sodium: 537.14mg
  • Calcium: 599.88mg
  • Potassium: 94.98mg
  • Iron: 0.43mg
  • Vitamin A: 205.35µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.23mg
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