CHEDDAR AND ROSEMARY BISCUITS

Nutritional analysis per serving (approximate)
Energy 130kcal, Fat 9.9g, Carbohydrates 7.8g, Fibre 0.4g, Protein 2.2g, Salt 0.1g

Meal Type: Snack
Costs per serving: 7p (recipe 67p)
Cooking Time: 15 Minutes
Preparation Time: 10 Minutes
Makes: 10-14 Biscuits

These indulgent savoury biscuits are as simple to make as they are delicious. Perfect on their own, or topped with pickle or chutney and a piece of ham.

 

INGREDIENTS

  • 100g Butter – diced into small cubes
  • 100g Plain Flour
  • ½ tsp Dried Rosemary
  • 40g Grated Cheddar Cheese
  • Milk

METHOD

  1. Mix butter, flour, cheese and rosemary together. Bring to a dough (you should not need to add any water to do this), place in a bowl, cover and chill for at least an hour.
  2. Preheat the oven to around 160C.
  3. Roll out the dough to around 5mm thick and cut into small rounds (3-4cm). The left over dough can be rolled out again.
  4. Place onto a baking tray lined with a non-stick mat or some baking parchment. Do not put them too close together as they will spread a little.
  5. Brush the top of each with a little milk and place into the oven. Cook for 12-15 minutes until lightly browned.
  6. Remove from the oven and leave to sit on the tray for 4-5 minutes.
  7. Carefully remove to a cooling rack. When they are nicely cooled, they are ready to serve.
  8. They can be stored in an airtight container for 3-4 days.
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Last reviewed: 03/2017
Next review due: 03/2019