Flawless French style cheese balls make for an elegant display and pre-dinner appetizer. Of course, they also make a great snack for the kids or pick-me-up for the adults. A simple egg, water, flour, and butter dough is elevated by the incorporation of salty, rich, elegant Gruyere cheese. Allow the ingredients to fully embody each other before rolling and putting in the oven for their final baking to golden crispiness.
- In the bowl melt butter, water and salt with the flexible beater at 280 °F, mixing speed 3.
- Once the mixture comes to a boil, add the flour.
- Set the temperature to 0 and continue to mix to speed 1.