Homemade Cheddar Cheese Puffs are great for school lunches, after school snacks, or salad & soup toppers. They've got a crunch, but will melt in your mouth!
1cupgrated sharp cheddar cheeseat room temperature
1cupRice Krispies cereal
pinch of salt
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
Mix together the cheese and softened butter. Blend well. Add the flour, cereal, salt and Tabasco sauce. Mix well. Pinch off 1/2 inch size pieces and roll them into balls. Place them on a lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake for 10-12 minutes.
Allow the cheese puffs to cool, then store them in an airtight container.