Sesame Cheese Stars Cookies Recipe

Sesame Cheese Stars Cookies Recipe


1 cup plain flour

60 g margarine

3/4 cup grated tasty cheese

1 tablespoon grated parmesan cheese

1/2 cup cooked mashed potato

1 egg yolk

1/3 cup sesame seeds

a pinch of cayenne pepper


Sift flour and pepper into bowl. Rub in margarine. Stir in cheese, potato and egg yolk. Knead gently on floured surface until smooth. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes.


Roll dough on lightly floured surface until 3mm thick. Cut into 5cm stars, press stars into seeds, place stars seed-side-up about 1cm apart onto greased oven trays. bake in moderate oven for about 15 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on wire racks.