Cheddar Herb Snack Bread

Great with some marinara sauce for dipping!

Cheddar Herb Snack Bread


12 servings

Prep Time


Bake Time

35 to 40 minutes

Rise Time

30 minutes

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  • 4-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 envelopes Fleischmann’s® RapidRise® Instant Yeast
  • 2 teaspoons Italian herb seasoning
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1-1/2 cups very warm water (120° to 130°F)
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 (4.5 ounce) can diced green chilies, drained
  • 1 ( ounce) jar diced pimientos, drained


  1. Combine 1-1/2 cups flour, undissolved yeast, herb seasoning, salt and garlic in large bowl. Gradually add water to flour mixture. Beat 2 minutes at medium speed with electric mixer, scraping bowl occasionally. Add eggs and 1 cup flour; beat 2 minutes at high speed.
  2. Stir in 1 cup cheese and remaining flour to make a stiff batter. Let dough rest for 10 minutes. Spread or pat batter in greased 15 x 10-inch jelly roll pan. Sprinkle with remaining cheese; top with chilies and pimientos. Cover; let rise in warm, draft-free place until doubled in size, about 30 minutes.
  3. Bake at 375°F for 35 to 40 minutes or until done. Remove from pan; cool on wire rack. Serve as strips or squares.
  4. Topping Variations: Replace chilies and pimientos with halved pimiento-stuffed green olives or thinly sliced salami and sliced green onions.

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