RUSSIAN-STYLE CHEESE BALLS

Ellen Bales

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This tasty dish can be served for either breakfast or lunch, or even for a snack.
Recipe: russianfoods.com
Photo: easteuropeanfood.com


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
all purpose flour
1 1/2 c
water
1/2 c
cheddar cheese (or any hard cheese) grated
3 Tbsp
butter
2
eggs
1 Tbsp
milk
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Separate the yolks and egg whites; set aside. Grate the cheese finely if not already grated.
2
Pour the water into a medium-sized pan and add the butter; heat until butter is melted. Quickly stir in the flour. Stir constantly over medium heat for 4 or 5 minutes.
3
Remove pan from heat. Add yolks and white, one at a time. Add grated cheese and stir thoroughly.
4
Grease a baking sheet with butter and sprinkle with flour. Divide the cheese dough into 12 parts and shape into small balls. Brush them with an egg wash of one egg yolk beaten with 1 Tbsp. milk.
5
Bake in a preheated 400-degree oven for 25-30 minutes. Turn off the oven and let the cheese balls cool down in the oven.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Savory Breads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
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