Olive-Stuffed Cheddar BITES

INGREDIENTS (3-4 Dozen):
-2 Cups Reduced-Fat Cheddar Cheese (Shredded)
-1 1/4 Cups All-Purpose Flour
-1/2 Cup Butter (melted)
-3-4 Dozen Pimento-Stuffed Olives (well drained)
-1 Pinch Crushed Rosemary / Thyme
-Salt & Pepper to Taste

METHOD to the MADNESS:
-Pre-Heat Oven to 400 Degrees.
-In Larget Mixxing Bowl, Combine Cheese & Flour.
-Add Butter to Cheese/Flour Mixture.
Mold 1 Tspn of Cheddar Dough around each Olive, shaping into a Ball.
Place 2″ apart on UNgreased baking sheet.
-Cover & Chill at least 1 hour.
-Remove & Place in Oven for 15-20 minutes.

Olive-Stuffed Cheddar Heaven

Olive-Stuffed Cheddar Heaven

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