Crunchy Cheddar Bites
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Crunchy Cheddar Bites

A cracker recipe that makes crunchy bites of Cheddar cheese and cereal great for snacking or alongside a bowl of soup.

36
bites
20 min
PREP TIME
50 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

1 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter very soft

4 ounces (1 cup) shredded Cheddar cheese

1 cup toasted rice cereal

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 400°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine flour, butter and cheese in large bowl; mix until dough forms. Stir in cereal until combined.

  3. STEP 3

    Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake 10-15 minutes or until golden brown.

Tip #1

- If the dough is difficult to mix with a spoon, mix ingredients together with your hands.

Tip #2

- Use ruler to double-check the size of the unbaked balls as you form them.

Nutrition

50Calories
3.5Fat (mg)
10Cholesterol (mg)
45Sodium (mg)
3Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
1Protein (g)

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  November 29, 2010

These crunchy cheddar bites are very, very dry - so dry they cause gagging. It's possible that I did not bake them long enough, although I followed the directions carefully.

— says Shirley
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  April 02, 2009

This recipe was very bland, I think, mainly, because it did not have any salt in it. I sprinkled salt on them and that helped. The texture is good, with a nice crunch. If I made these again, I would add salt and as your other reviewed mentioned, green onions. However, my eight year old nephew loved them very much.

— says Judy
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