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Double Cheese Twisters

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  Active dry yeast/2 cakes red star compressed yeast 2 Tablespoon (2 Package, Red Star Brand)
  Warm water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Curry powder 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cayenne pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Land O' Lakes)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), scalded
  Eggs 2 , separated
  Flour 4 Cup (64 tbs) (Pillsbury's Best Flour - Regular Or Instant Blending)
  Corn starch 2 Tablespoon
  Shredded cheddar cheese 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Soften yeast in warm water.
Combine in mixing bowl curry powder, paprika, cayenne pepper, butter, sugar, salt and milk.
Cool to lukewarm.
Add egg yolks and yeast.
Gradually add flour to form a stiff dough, beating well after each addition. (For first additions of flour, use mixer on medium speed.) Cover; let rise in warm place (85° to 90° F.) until light and doubled, 30 to 45 minutes.
Beat egg whites with corn starch until stiff but not dry.
Fold in 1 cup cheese.
Stir 1 cup cheese into dough.
Divide dough into 2 parts.
Roll out each part on floured surface to about 1/8 inch thickness.
Cut with floured 3 1/2 inch cutter.
Pinch circle together across middle.
Twist twice, keeping sides of circles round and flat.
Place 1 inch apart on greased cookie sheets.
Top each side with a scant teaspoonful egg white mixture.
Let rise in warm place until light, 30 to 45 minutes.
Bake at 375° for 10 to 12 minutes until golden brown.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3786 Calories from Fat 1251

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 141 g217.7%

Saturated Fat 84.8 g423.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 803 mg267.7%

Sodium 4612.3 mg192.2%

Total Carbohydrates 486 g162.1%

Dietary Fiber 23.7 g94.7%

Sugars 61.6 g

Protein 132 g263.1%

Vitamin A 138.9% Vitamin C 5.3%

Calcium 201.4% Iron 183.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Double Cheese Twisters Recipe