UA Recipe Collection

Sugar Cheese Crescents

Summary

Yield
30 Servings
SourceMrs. Bokowski (1971)
Prep time
30 minutes
Cooking time
15 minutes
Total time
45 minutes

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
2 1⁄2 c
flour
1⁄2 t
salt
3⁄4 c
butter, softened
1⁄3 c
sweetened applesauce
1⁄2 t
vanilla extract
1⁄2 c
shredded cheddar cheese
1 t
cinnamon

Instructions

In large mixer bowl, combine 1/2 cup sugar and remaining ingredients except cheese and cinnamon. Blend well. Stir in cheese; mix thoroughly. Shape into balls using a rounded teaspoon of dough for each. Roll each ball in a mixture of 1/2 cup sugar and cinnamon. Press with tines of a fork or mold into crescent shapes. Place on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 350° for 12 to 15 minutes. Remove from cookie sheets immediately.