Spicy Bacon Cheddar Butterflies

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

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

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.
Most Helpful

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

minne{baker} September 27, 2010

These are really good appetizers. My family really devoured them. Thanks for a great, easy recipe!

Milkman's Daughter February 02, 2010