Amish Cup Cheese ' Spreading Cheese'

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Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

This "shmear kase" (smear cheese if translated literally) is an Amish recipe in this area. This is served at Amish weddings and church dinners - and of course in many homes year-round! It is generally eaten on bread or toast, and often topped with jelly. ENJOY!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat milk and water to boiling.
  2. Mix with cheese and soda.
  3. Melt in microwave or oven till completely melted.
  4. Beat until smooth.
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This was good - kind of like a home-made version of Cheeze Whiz. I only made 1/5 of the recipe as there are only 2 people in my house! I added 1/4 teaspoon of garlic powder for a little extra flavor. Seems like a good thing to have around for snacks. I personally might reduce the amount of liquid a bit next time ( i used 3/4 cup water and 3/4 cup milk to 1 pound of cheese), as the mixture remained slightly liquidy after refrigerating overnight, and I was hoping for something a bit firmer - mine had a hard time staying put once I spread it on the bread ;) But that's just my preference. A solid, easy recipe.