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Cheddar Crackers

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 15 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 12 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 6 ingredients

These Cheddar Crackers certainly aren’t low calorie. But when you’re losing weight from treatment it is good to have small, accessible high calorie snacks around the house. It doesn’t hurt that they are completely delicious....


  • 8 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 4 tablespoons butter, diced
  • ½ cup flour
  • ½ cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons cold water
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Nutrition Facts


147 cals


10 g

Saturated Fat

6 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

1 g

Monounsaturated Fat

3 g


8 g


0 g


1 g


6 g


123 mg


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. In the food processor pulse the cheese, butter, flours and salt together until the mixture looks like coarse sand. Pour in the water, 1 tablespoon at a time. Remove dough from the processor, wrap in plastic, and chill for 20 minutes.
  3. Roll out the dough with a rolling pin and cut into desired shapes using a cookie cutter. Place on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet.
  4. Bake for about 15 minutes, or until crispy.

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