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Half a bowl of cheddar cheese bites
Cheddar Cheese Bites
Prep Time
40 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
1 hr
 

Cheddar cheese bites, a delightful savoury snack that is so easy to make from scratch. Flaky, cheesy, gorgeously golden, these bites are just amazing.

Course: Snack
Cuisine: Romanian
Keyword: cheese snacks
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 321 kcal
Author: Daniela Apostol
Ingredients
  • 125 g feta cheese
  • 125 g plain flour
  • 80 g butter
  • 1 egg
  • 125 g Cheddar cheese
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • a pinch of salt
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, mix the flour with the butter until it resembles breadcrumbs.
  2. Add the feta cheese and half of the amount of the grated cheddar cheese and mix to form a dough.

  3. Shape it into a ball, cover with clingfilm and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  4. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C. (360 Fahrenheit).

  5. Place the dough on the working surface, roll it so that it has a thickness of about 0,5 cm, then cut rounds using either a cookie cutter or a smaller glass.

  6. Beat the egg lightly with the pinch of salt, add the paprika and brush each round with the mixture.
  7. Sprinkle the remaining cheddar cheese over and bake in the oven for about 20 minutes, or until the bites are puffy and golden.
  8. Leave to cool completely.
Recipe Notes
  • If you'd like to see the measurements in CUPS and OUNCES, please click on the US CUSTOMARY link.
  • The amount of ingredients can be adjusted according to the number of servings you need, please click on the number of servings to change it.
Nutrition Facts
Cheddar Cheese Bites
Amount Per Serving
Calories 321 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Fat 23g35%
Saturated Fat 14g70%
Cholesterol 96mg32%
Sodium 468mg20%
Potassium 74mg2%
Carbohydrates 17g6%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 11g22%
Vitamin A 860IU17%
Calcium 263mg26%
Iron 1.5mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.