Making Cheetos Cookies
Nothing says comfort food like a batch of delicious, cheesy Cheetos cookies. This tasty treat takes two of your favorite snacks and combines them into one! Whether you’re looking for a snack to satisfy your sweet tooth or just want to get a bit creative in the kitchen, these cookies are easy and sure to be a hit. Here’s how to make them.
1 cup butter
2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
¾ cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
Pinch of salt
2 cups finely crushed Cheetos, Original flavor
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
2. In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, flour, sugar, baking powder and salt until it forms a crumbly mixture.
3. Add the crushed Cheetos and mix until combined.
4. In a separate bowl, whisk together the eggs and vanilla extract.
5. Add the egg mixture to the Cheetos mixture and mix until evenly combined.
6. Take spoonfuls of the dough and roll into balls. Place them on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet and flatten them into round discs.
7. Bake in preheated oven for 10-12 minutes, until the edges of the cookies are just starting to turn golden brown.
8. Let the cookies cool before serving. Enjoy!
Making Cheetos Crusted Grilled Cheese
For a savory version of this creative treat, try making Cheetos crusted grilled cheese. The combination of warm, gooey cheese and crunchy Cheetos makes for a tasty twist on the classic sandwich. Here’s what you’ll need.
4 slices of bread
4 slices of cheddar cheese
3/4 cup finely crushed Cheetos, Original flavor
4 tablespoons butter
1. Grease a large skillet with butter and heat over medium heat.
2. Place two pieces of bread in the skillet and top each with a slice of cheese.
3. Sprinkle the crushed Cheetos over the cheese and top with the remaining two slices of bread.
4. Grill the sandwich for 3-4 minutes, until golden brown and the cheese is melted.
5. Cut the sandwich in half and serve hot. Enjoy!
Whether you’re looking for a crunchy and sweet treat or a savory snack, these Cheetos cookies and Cheetos crusted grilled cheese are sure to hit the spot. The combination of your favorite snacks is always a hit. Give them a try the next time you’re looking for something new and delicious.