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Cheesy Stars

Cheesy Stars
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Ingredients 5
  • Servings 16
All you need is one measuring cup and 5 ingredients to create a tasty star appetizer.
Updated February 11, 2010

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup finely chopped sweet onion (such as Walla Walla or Maui)
  • 1/2 cup shredded Swiss cheese (2 oz)
  • 1/2 cup diced yellow bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
  • 16 slices firm white bread

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. In small bowl, stir together all ingredients except bread.
  • 2
    Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray. Cut star shape from each bread slice with 3- or 4-inch star-shaped cookie cutter. Spread about 1 tablespoon cheese mixture on each bread star; place on cookie sheet.
  • 3
    Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until cheese is melted and bottoms of bread stars are golden brown.

  • Serve these cute canapés at your 4th of July get-together.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
100
Calories from Fat
60
Total Fat
7g
11%
Saturated Fat
1 1/2g
8%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
140mg
6%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
1g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
8%
8%
Calcium
6%
6%
Iron
4%
4%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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