Southern hostesses have long relied on cheese wafers to keep their party guests satiated.

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Credit: Hector M. Sanchez

Recipe Summary

total:
35 mins
active:
20 mins
Yield:
32 wafers
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350°. Cut butter into flour until mixture resembles coarse meal. Stir in cheese, red pepper, and salt. Fold in cereal. Shape into 1-inch balls, and place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets. Flatten each dough ball. Bake, in batches, 15 minutes. (Refrigerate remaining baking sheet while first batch is baking.)

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