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  All purpose flour 5 3⁄4 Cup (92 tbs)
  Active dry yeast 2 Tablespoon (2 Packages)
  Sharp process american cheese 8 Ounce, shredded
  Milk 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Shortening 2 Tablespoon

In large mixer bowl combine 2 cups of the flour and the yeast.
In saucepan heat cheese, milk, sugar, shortening, and 2 teaspoons salt just till warm (115-120°), stirring constantly to melt cheese.
Add to dry mixture in mixer bowl.
Beat at low speed with electric mixer for 1/2 minute, scraping bowl.
Beat 3 minutes at high speed.
By hand, stir in enough remaining flour to make a soft dough.
Turn out onto lightly floured surface and knead till smooth and elastic (5 to 8 minutes).
Shape into a ball.
Place in lightly greased bowl, turning once.
Cover and let rise in warm place till double (45 to 60 minutes).
Punch down; turn out on lightly floured surface.
Divide in half.
Cover and let rest 10 minutes.
Shape into 2 loaves and place in two greased 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2-inch or 9x5x3-inch loaf pans.
Cover and let rise in warm place till double (30 to 45 minutes).
Bake at 375° till done, 30 to 35 minutes.
Remove from pans and cool on wire racks.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4208 Calories from Fat 1148

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 129 g198%

Saturated Fat 64.5 g322.3%

Trans Fat 3.9 g

Cholesterol 517.7 mg172.6%

Sodium 4369.4 mg182.1%

Total Carbohydrates 633 g210.9%

Dietary Fiber 25.7 g102.8%

Sugars 55.7 g

Protein 138 g276.2%

Vitamin A 9.2% Vitamin C 0.15%

Calcium 63.8% Iron 213.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cheese Loaves Recipe