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Cheese Straws Recipe

Looking for an easy Cheese Straws recipe? Learn how to make Cheese Straws using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by rach1

Makes 60 servings



This is a favourite Christmas recipe. It's very simple to do and tastes so good!

Recipe Ingredients for Cheese Straws

1/2 cup butter, softened
4 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper (optional)

Recipe Directions for Cheese Straws

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Grease a cookie sheet.

  2. In a large bowl cream butter and cheese. Stir in flour and salt; mix well. On a lightly floured surface, roll the dough out to 1/2 inch in thickness. Cut into 2 inch strips and sprinkle with ground red pepper. Place strips on prepared cookie sheet(s) 1 1/2 inches apart.

  3. Bake in preheated oven for 10 to 15 minutes, or until crisp.

Categories

Cheese, Appetizers, Christmas, Bake, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 13.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
59
Calories from Fat
36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.0g
6%
Saturated Fat
2.3g
11%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
96mg
4%
Potassium
12mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
3.2g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Protein
2.3g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 6% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D-
  Good points
  • No sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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