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Chester Cakes

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Ingredients
  Cheese 6 Ounce, shredded
  Butter 12 Tablespoon, softened
  Flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Cayenne pepper 1
  Heavy cream 2 Tablespoon
  Cheese 2 Ounce, shredded
  Butter 4 Tablespoon, softened
  Filling 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Cheshire)
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat oven to temperature of 350 degrees.
2) On a marble slab, cream the butter and use your hands to work in the cheese, flour, salt, cream and cayenne pepper. Ensure that the dough is handled as lightly as possible.
3) One the ingredients have blended well together, flour your hands and form the dough into a ball.
4) Allow the dough ball to rest in a cool place or in the fridge for about 60 minutes.

MAKING
5) After an hour, roll the dough to about ΒΌ-inch thick and stamp out rounds that measure about 1-inch.
6) In the preheated oven, bake the rounds for about 20 minutes, till they are golden brown in color.
7) In the meantime, make the filling by creaming together the butter and cheese.
8) Allow the cakes to cool for a bit on the baking sheet.
9) With the filling, stick the cakes together in pairs.
10) Slightly reheat the stuffed cakes.

SERVING
11) Serve the cakes hot on a serving dish that has been heated beforehand. The cakes make a good appetizer and can be served with a light salad on the side.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Baked
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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