Spicy Bacon Cheddar Butterflies

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by dicentra

From Every Day with Rachael Ray December-January 2009. Totally easy. I'm so making this for the hubby!

Top Review by minnebaker

These are really good! I've made them for several parties/gatherings and I have always gotten recipe requests.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Roll out 1 thawed puff pastry sheet into a 12-by- 16-inch rectangle.
  2. Sprinkle with 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese, 3/4 cup cooked crumbled bacon and 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper.
  3. Roll up the pastry just to the center, then repeat with the opposite side. Brush with beaten egg and press together to adhere.
  4. Cut crosswise into 1/2-inchthick slices; place cut side down on a baking sheet and brush with beaten egg.
  5. Bake in a 400° oven until golden, about 15 minutes.

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