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Crispy Cheddar Bacon Cookies

These cheddar bacon cookies make a great game day snack or holiday appetizer
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bacon, cheddar cheese, cookies, holiday party food
Servings: 24 cookies
Calories: 155kcal


  • 1 cup butter very soft
  • 8 oz shredded cheddar cheese preferably sharp cheddar
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 3 slices cooked bacon crisply cooked and diced
  • 2 cups crispy rice cereal i.e. Rice Krispies
  • 2 cups flour


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • In a large bowl, combine the butter and cheese. Let this stand a few minutes.
  • Add remaining ingredients and mix well.
  • Shape into 24 balls and place on ungreased baking sheets. Flatten balls with the palm of your hand until they are about 1/4 to 1/2-inch thick.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown along the edges. Serve warm.


Serving: 1cookie | Calories: 155kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 31mg | Sodium: 144mg | Potassium: 30mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 340IU | Calcium: 72mg | Iron: 1mg