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Cheese Twists Recipe
|All purpose flour||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Baking soda||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Dry mustard||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Ground red pepper||1⁄8 Teaspoon (Cayenne)|
|Grated parmesan cheese||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), softened|
|Egg white||1 , beaten|
|Sesame seeds||1 Tablespoon|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1912 Calories from Fat 1219
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 139 g213.8%
Saturated Fat 79.5 g397.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 879.5 mg
Sodium 3176.3 mg132.3%
Total Carbohydrates 105 g35%
Dietary Fiber 5.4 g21.6%
Sugars 1.8 g
Protein 63 g126.1%
Vitamin A 81.2% Vitamin C 0.7%
Calcium 129.3% Iron 56.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Reserve 1 tablespoon cheese; stir remaining cheese into flour mixture.
Cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles fine crumbs.
Add egg yolks and water, mixing until dough forms.
Shape into a ball; flatten and wrap in plastic wrap.
Refrigerate 2 hours or until firm.
Preheat oven to 400°F.
Grease two cookie sheets.
Roll out dough on lightly floured surface into 12-inch square (about 1/8 inch thick).
Brush surface lightly with egg white and sprinkle with remaining 1 tablespoon cheese and sesame seeds, if desired.
Cut dough in half.
Cut each half crosswise into 1/4-inch strips.
Twist 2 strips together.
Repeat with remaining strips.
Place 1 inch apart on prepared cookie sheets.
Bake 6 to 8 minutes or until light golden brown.
Remove from cookie sheets and cool completely on wire racks.
Store in airtight container.