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home made cheese-its recipe

Recipe by
Valeree Dunbar
Sparta, MI

I found this recipe on the television show called "The Chew" and just had to try it and then share it. I love these snacks and thought why not make my own. But don't skimp on the salt because it is critical for these snacks. They turned out yummy too.

prep time 10 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For home made cheese-its recipe

  • 8 oz
    sharp shredded cheddar cheese or similar
  • 4 Tbsp
    unsalted butter
  • 1 c
  • 4 Tbsp
    ice water
  • 1 tsp

How To Make home made cheese-its recipe

  • 1
    Place flour, cheese, butter, salt in food processor. Pulse until mixed together adding ice water as you pulse, just enough until it comes together into a quick little doughball. If the dough is too dry you may need to add a little bit more water. Form into ball
  • 2
    Let rest in refrigerator for about 20 minutes or until it firms up.
  • 3
    Roll out thick. Cut with pizza cutter into squares. Lay squares out and poke little hole in middle of each square.
  • 4
    Crimp edges with fork all the way around each square
  • 5
    Place on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake in 350 degree oven for 15 minutes.

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