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Savory Thumbprint Bites



2    Cups sharp shredded cheddar cheese

1    Stick softened butter

1    Cup all purpose flour

1    teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon paprika

1    Jar your choice of deb's Pepper Jelly/Jam


  1. Preheat oven to 400.

  2. Mix butter, cheddar cheese, paprika, salt and flour well.

  3. Wrap in plastic wrap and chill for 30 min.

  4. Place a rounded teaspoon of dough and form into muffin pan, or form into small cookies (mini-muffin pan works best)

  5. Make a deep impression in each, using  your thumb, mini tart tamper, or other device.

  6. Fill with your choice of deb's gourmet pepper jelly.

  7. Bake for 10 minutes.  Let cool 5-10 min.

  8. Arrange on a platter and serve 

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