A typed vintage recipe for Cheese Straws; make these cheese straws with all-purpose flour, baking powder, grated cheese, butter, and cold water. Press with a Mirro cooky press and bake for 8-10 minutes at 400-degrees.
1 cup sifted all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 cup grated cheese
1/2 cup butter
3 tablespoons cold water
- Sift flour and baking powder into a bowl.
- Cut in cheese and butter with a pastry blender.
- Add water and mix well.
- Fill a Mirro cooky press. Form straws on ungreased cooky sheets using the star plate. Bake 8-10 minutes at 400-degrees. Immediately cut into desired lengths.
Yield - 3 dozen.
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