Savory Shortbread with 2 cheeses and pumpkin seeds.

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9Ingredients
45Calories
45Minutes

While you normally think of shortbread as a sweet dessert, this recipe for Savory Shortbread with 2 Cheeses and Pumpkin Seeds is a delicious twist. It takes 45 minutes to prepare this appetizer or dessert option that is perfect for a special occasion. This recipe combines palate pleasing ingredients to make the perfect sweet and savory treat the whole family will enjoy! Be sure to make this for your next party.

Ingredients

  • 175 grams flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Espelette pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 150 grams butter (cold, cubed)
  • 75 grams grated parmesan
  • 75 grams cheese (Raclette, or any easy to melt cheese grated)
  • 4 tablespoons pumpkin seeds
  • 1 egg

Directions

  1. In a food processor bowl, add flour, salt, pepper, mustard, and butter and mix to get thick breadcrumbs.
  2. Add the grated cheeses and a teaspoon of ice water. Mix quickly pulsing several times to get a ball of dough.
  3. Divide the dough in two, roll it to get 2 cilinders, 3 cm wide.
  4. Cover them and let cool for 3 hours.
  5. Preheat oven to 180 degrees Celsius
  6. In a blender, coarsely chop pumpkin seeds.
  7. Beat the egg, and coat each roll with a brush.
  8. Sprinkle pumpkin seeds, pressing on lightly.
  9. Cut 0.5 cm thick slices and place them on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper spacing them 3-4 cm.
  10. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes until lightly browned.
  11. Let them cool on a wire rack.
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NutritionView more

45Calories
Sodium3%DV60mg
Fat5%DV3g
Protein2%DV1g
Carbs1%DV2g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories45Calories from Fat25
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat3g5%
Saturated Fat2g10%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol10mg3%
Sodium60mg3%
Potassium10mg0%
Protein1g2%
Calories from Fat25
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate2g1%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars0g0%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(1)

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Barbara L. 6 Jul 2015
I brought this to an office party and I was the big winner that day for cooking. Everyone kept raving about this bread. I shared this recipe with about 3 people too. It’s a keeper for sure.