Mini Apple Rarebit Recipe

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Apple Rarebit
Total Time15 mins


  • 225g strong mature Cheddar, grated
  • 1tsp dried mustard powder
  • 2 free-range egg yolks
  • a good few splashes of Worcestershire sauce


  • tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2tbsp beer
  • 1 thin baguette, sliced
  • 1 Granny Smith apple, cored and thinly sliced


  1. Heat the grill. Put the cheese, mustard powder, egg yolks, Worcestershire sauce, cayenne pepper and beer in a bowl and mix well.

  2. Toast the bread on one side, then top the untoasted side with an apple slice. Top with the rarebit mixture. Grill for 2-3 minutes or until the top is golden brown and bubbling. Scatter with a few thyme sprigs to serve, if you like.