Cheese Cracklins from Charlie Brown

Mark Boughton/styling: Teresa Blackburn
  • Yield: 20 pieces


1cup Cheddar cheese, grated
1/2cup all-purpose flour
2tablespoons butter
-- Water


  1. Preheat oven to 400F.
  2. Mix cheese, flour and butter in a large bowl with your fingertips. Add just enough water to make a stiff dough. Don’t over mix. Roll dough into small (3/4-inch) balls.  Place on a greased cookie sheet and bake about 15 minutes, until lightly browned. Makes about 20.
Recipe courtesy of Wild Tomato Wood-Fired Pizza and Grille, Fish Creek, Wis.

Nutritional Info *per serving

  • Calories 44
  • Fat 3g
  • Saturated Fat 2g
  • Cholesterol 9mg
  • Sodium 43mg
  • Carbohydrate 2g
  • Fiber 0g
  • Sugars 0g
  • Protein 2g
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