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Cheese Straws
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Buttery breadsticks with cayenne pepper and cheddar cheese.

Rating:
Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 48 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 62.1
Total Carbs 4.2 g
Dietary Fiber 0.1 g
Sugars 0.0 g
Total Fat 4.3 g
Saturated Fat 1.3 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.0 g
Potassium 16.3 mg
Protein 1.7 g
Sodium 80.4 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1/2 Meat , 1/2 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

2 cup  white all purpose flour
2 cup  Cheese, cheddar, sharp, shredded
0 3/4 cup  margarine
1 tsp  low sodium baking powder
0 1/4 tsp  ground cayenne (red pepper)
0 1/2 tsp  salt
0 1/2 cup  cold water
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Grease or line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Combine the flour, baking powder, cayenne pepper, salt, grated cheese and butter or margarine in a bowl and mix until well combined.
  3. Add water a little bit at a time to make very stiff dough.
  4. On a lightly floured surface, roll pieces of the dough into just slightly thicker than pencil shaped sticks.
  5. Cut sticks into 4 to 5 inch lengths. Arrange the pieces on the baking sheet.
  6. Bake for 5 minutes or until browned.

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