Ingredients

  • 1 3/4 Cup plain flour
  • 1 Stick butter
  • 1 lb. Cracker barrel sharp cheese, grated
  • 1/2 Scant teaspoon red cayenne pepper
  • Pecan halves
  • Pinch of salt

 

Method

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Blend flour and butter
  • Add grated cheese and salt
  • Roll dough into small ping pong sized balls and press a pecan into each ball to flatten
  • Place on a cookie sheet and bake 15 minutes
  • Makes about 4 dozen