These are very easy to make and do not need any cooking.


  • 1/2 c. butter
  • 3 tbsp. grated cheese
  • Pepper, salt, celery salt, or paprika to taste
  • Slices of stale pumpernickel, crumbled into fine crumbs


Cream butter till light and fluffy. Mix in cheese and desired spices. Roll mixture into small balls about the size of a large olive. Roll balls in bread crumbs. Makes about 12.

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Submitted 6/13/05.
Source: Woman's Day Enclyclopedia of Cookery
Submitted By: Ruth A. Burbage
KAASTRUFFELS (Cheese Truffles)