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Cheese Snacks

These are some of my favorite cheese snacks, from cheese straws and popcorn to cheese puffs and quiche squares. Whether you're looking for a family snack for tv watching or game day snacks, you're sure to find some ideas in this list.

Cheddar Bacon Puffs

 These Cheddar and bacon puffs are airy little cheese puffs with loads of flavor.  Bake them for a party or family snack. They will be appreciated!

Gougéres - Cheese Puffs Recipe
These cheese puffs -- also known as gougéres -- make fabulous hors d'oeuvres. They're delicious little cheese puffs, perfect for a party or weekend snack. They're surprisingly easy to prepare and cook, just have all of the ingredients ready and at hand before you begin.

Mini Crustless Broccoli Quiches

 These Cheddar and broccoli mini quiches are quick and easy to prepare and bake, and they make a great snack or brunch side dish. The quiches are baked in muffin cups. Serve with  ketchup, a little warm cheese sauce, or salsa.

Savory Sesame Cheese Logs
These savory cookie-like cheese logs are rolled in sesame seeds before baking.  Use sharp Cheddar for the very best flavor. 

Classic Cheese Straws
A recipe for cheese straws, made with Cheddar cheese, hot pepper, and other ingredients. Popular cheese straws recipe for the holidays.

Tex-Mex Cheese Tortilla Wedges
These cheese tortilla wedges are made with flour tortillas, Cheddar and Mozzarella cheeses, and sliced tomatoes. Serve as a snack with small bowls of sour cream, salsa, and guacamole.

Crescent Bacon Swiss Squares
For this easy appetizer, a bacon and egg filling is baked in a crescent roll crust. Very simple and very tasty. These could also be a breakfast or brunch offering.

Fried Cheese Bites Recipe
These cheese bites are made with Cheddar cheese, egg whites, flour, hot sauce, and other ingredients. These deep fried cheese bites are shaped into balls and rolled in cornmeal.

Bacon and Cheese Filled Puff Pastry Triangles
A cheese and bacon filling is baked in puff pastry triangles. These easy triangles are made with puff pastry sheets.

Mini Crustless Spinach and Mushroom Quiches

 These mini crustless quiches are delicious, and they're ideal for anyone trying to stick with a low carb or reduced carb diet. Serve them with fresh tomatoes or a spoonful of salsa, or serve as a party appetizer. It's a great make-ahead recipe as well. Just freeze and reheat one at a time or as many as you need.

Cheddar Cheese Twists
These cheese twists are similar to cheese straws and very easy to prepare.  Use share Cheddar in these delicious cheese twists, and add a generous dash of ground cayenne pepper.

Spicy Cheese Popcorn
This cheesy popcorn snack is an easy snack to make for a movie night or game day gathering.

Cheesy Shrimp Puffs
These easy shrimp puffs can be prepared up to 24 hours in advance.

Cheese Walnut Bites with Blue Cheese
These cheese bites are a nice combination of walnut crunch and blue cheese flavor. The simple blue cheese balls are rolled in finely chopped walnuts to make a very tasty snack or party finger food.

Olive Cheese Balls with Cheese Spread
An easy cheese snack,  these olive cheese balls are chilled then baked. The olives are coated with a flour and cheese spread mixture.

Nacho Popcorn Snack with Parmesan Cheese
Popcorn with Parmesan cheese and butter, along with cumin and red pepper. This spiced popcorn makes a tasty snack for movie night or a game day party.

Parmesan Appetizer Puffs
These tasty Parmesan puff are flavored with finely chopped olives, mushrooms, and green onion.

Toasted Cheese Logs
A mixture of Cheddar cheese and seasonings is spread on bread then the bread is rolled up and toasted in the oven. This is an excellent cheese sandwich snack for kids. 

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