In My Kitchen: A Cookbook

Cheese Straws

Piglet makes these. Recipie from Fannie Farmer.


Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
1/4 lb butter
Cream butter.
2c flour
1lb sharp cheddar, grated
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
salt, to taste
Mix all ingredients together.
Kneed into a soft ball.
Roll out flat, around 1/4" thick.
Baking sheet.
Cut into strips 5" long by 3/8" wide, or use cookie-cutters to make shapes.
Lay on baking sheet.
Bake in med. hot oven (400 deg. F).