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Peanutty chocolate Cottage Cheese squares

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1 tbsp (15 mL) butter
1 1/2 cup (375 mL) marshmallows
2 cups (500 mL) rice cereal (Rice Krispies)
3 oz (90 g) dark or semi-sweet chocolate
3/4 cup (175 mL) unsalted peanuts, divided
3 tbsp (45 mL) icing sugar
3/4 cup (175 mL) Canadian Cottage Cheese, room temperature
Cocoa, to taste
Icing sugar, to taste

Yields: 20 squares

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/cheese/canadian-cheese/recipes/peanutty-chocolate-cottage-cheese-squares?source=calendar
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  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 20 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 20 squares
  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 20 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 20 squares

Cottage cheese is considered a Fresh Canadian Cheese.


Ingredients

1 tbsp (15 mL) butter
1 1/2 cup (375 mL) marshmallows
2 cups (500 mL) rice cereal (Rice Krispies)
3 oz (90 g) dark or semi-sweet chocolate
3/4 cup (175 mL) unsalted peanuts, divided
3 tbsp (45 mL) icing sugar
3/4 cup (175 mL) Canadian Cottage Cheese, room temperature
Cocoa, to taste
Icing sugar, to taste

Preparation

In a skillet, melt butter on medium heat. Add marshmallows and melt. Remove from heat; add cereal and stir until well coated. Press mixture evenly and firmly into a buttered 8˝ (20 cm) square pan.

Melt chocolate in a double boiler. Spread a thin layer of chocolate over mixture in the pan (about half the chocolate). Let cool to harden chocolate. Refrigerate if necessary.

Meanwhile, with a food processor, crush ½ cup (125 mL) peanuts with the icing sugar. Add Cottage Cheese and the remaining cooled, melted chocolate. Process until smooth.

Spread cheese mixture over chocolate layer. Sprinkle with remaining peanuts, a little cocoa and icing sugar. Cut into squares and serve.

Tips

Cheese alternatives: Canadian Ricotta, Mascarpone, Cream Cheese.

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Cottage cheese is considered a Fresh Canadian Cheese.

Cottage cheese is considered a Fresh Canadian Cheese.

Nutritional Info

Per serving of 2 squares
Energy: 190 Calories
Protein: 5 g
Carbohydrate: 23 g
Fat: 10 g
Fibre: 1.7 g
Sodium: 98 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 3 % / 29 mg
Vitamin B12: 25 %
Folate: 22 %
Magnesium: 14 %
Niacin: 12 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

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