1 clove garlic, halved
290m (1/2 pint) white wine
1 tsp lemon juice
225 g (8 oz) emmental cheese grated
225 g (8 oz) gruy¨re cheese grated
1 tsp cornflour
1 tbsp kirsch (optional)
cubed bread pieces, for dipping
1. Rub the inside of the fondue pot with the halves of garlic.
2. Add the wine and lemon juice to the pot and heat until boiling. Lower the heat and gradually stir in the cheeses until melted, stirring all the time.
3. If using kirsch, blend with the cornflour, otherwise use water. Add to the cheese mixture and cook gently until the mixture is smooth - don't let it boil or it will burn.
4. Using the fondue prongs, dip the bread cubes into the cheese and serve.