Ads 468x60px

Saturday, 7 January 2012

Cheesy Bread Cigars

I've got this amazing finger food for you! You'll laugh reading the recipe. Only because, its not exactly a recipe! :-D No exact measurements, no proper instructions! And yet, you can produce this awesomely awesome Bread Cigars in under 10 minutes. And yes, I came up with it myself! ;-)

Read on to find out...
(Print this (!)Recipe)
Bread Slices
Butter  - 2-3 tablespoons
Sauce / Spread - your choice. (I used my aromatic Garlic Chutney)
Mixed Herbs - as required (Oregano, thyme, chili flakes etc)
Mozzarella Cheese - As much as you want! (Use any cheese. preferably, one that melts)
Water - a few drops per bread
Pre heat oven at 180C / 350F
1. Remove the corners of the bread slices
2. With your hands, sprinkle 2-3 drops of water on the slice and press well to ensure the entire slice is moist.

3. Use a rolling pin & roll the bread nice & thin (this happens only when the bread is moist)

4. Apply the butter and sauce/spread/chutney

5. Sprinkle the mixed herbs on top of it.

6. Grate some cheese on top

7. Very gently, roll the bread like a cigar. The rolling is easier and bread doesn't break when it is moist. So if you feel the bread is going to tear apart while rolling, wet you fingers and press the bread.

8. You can secure the roll with the help of a toothpick. I just sealed the end with a drop of water

9. Arrange on a greased & lined baking tray.

10. Drizzle some melted butter and/or cheese on top

11. Bake at preheated oven for 5 minutes on one side and another 5 minutes on the other side.

12. Serve with chips & your favorite dip.

> Everything in the recipe, except bread is optional an can be substituted! :-D Sky is the limit.
> Its important not to add a lot of water to the bread or it gets sticky
> Oven timings/temperatures vary. Monitor your bread. Bake till cheese melts & both sides are crispy
> 99% of the people have a rolling pin. If you don't just take a heavy utensil & gently beat the bread to make it flatter. It helps the bread to roll nicely.
It was super crunchy, cheesy and amazing! Perfect appetizer for parties or for the evening snack! They also taste really good with soup. My garlic chutney gave these cigars a great flavor.


  1. Totally Yummy


  2. very good one.. dear perfect snack..

  3. that was really yummy......lovely idea of making bread cigars.....

  4. Wow...nice cheese rolls,lovely presentation.

  5. Great snack...loved it...


  6. Wow,that is such a brilliant idea:) I love the idea of the bread cigars and they must taste delicious!Got to give this a quick try!

  7. looks delicious and tempting clicks ....

  8. Delicious,low fat and nicely done...
    great snack...well done :)

  9. will try this one!.... thanks for sharing....

  10. Like the effect of crunchy ness.. will try for sure..

    Yum! Yum! Yum!

  11. awesome and very tempting
    indu srinivasan

  12. Yum Yum Bread Cigars Dear.Perfectly done.Delish and Awesome recipe 2

  13. Bread cigars are perfect, wonderfully done. Following you on GFC..

  14. Bread cigars are perfect, wonderfully done. Following you on GFC..

  15. I can smoke my way to a yummy tummy now. Looks yummy and very easy.
    Love Ash.

  16. wow... delicious... will try this for sure..

  17. wow..looks so good..will try this one!...1st time here..u have a lovely space dear!!!

  18. wow. this is so easy, it would be a sin not to make it! :)

  19. Wow.So yummy!! So sorry for not responding properly Kavi..My connection is slow here.

    You asked,
    Fav cake - Blackforest :)
    Do i luv custard?! ... Hell,yes!!!! :)
    Fav fruit - Watemelon :)
    I looove strawberry cheescake ice cream.. I know you didn't ask, still,felt the need to mention.

    Love & love always!!

  20. im gonna try this @home ya

  21. Please let me know if you're looking for a author for your blog. You have some really good articles and I feel I would be a good asset. If you ever want to take some of the load off, I'd really like
    to write some material for your blog in exchange for a link back to mine.
    Please send me an e-mail if interested. Thank you!
    Also see my web page: erinmore

  22. You've made some good points there. I looked on the internet for more information about the issue and found most people will go along with your views on this site.
    Feel free to surf my web page ... properties in alanya

  23. This is really interesting, You are a very skilled blogger.

    I've joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your fantastic post. Also, I have shared your site in my social networks!
    Here is my web page :: Asuntoja alanyasta

  24. Hello! I'm at work browsing your blog from my new iphone 4! Just wanted to say I love reading through your blog and look forward to all your posts! Keep up the outstanding work!
    my web site - häuser alanya

  25. Do you have a spam problem on this site; I also am a blogger, and I was
    wanting to know your situation; we have created some nice
    methods and we are looking to exchange methods with others, please shoot me an email if interested.
    Look into my web-site - Hus i Bodrum

  26. whoah this weblog is magnificent i really like reading your articles.
    Keep up the great work! You understand, a lot of persons
    are hunting around for this info, you can aid them greatly.
    Also see my webpage >

  27. Thanks for some other fantastic post. The place else may anyone get that kind of info in such
    an ideal manner of writing? I've a presentation subsequent week, and I am at the search for such information.
    My site :: immobilien In bodrum

  28. Wow that was odd. I just wrote an extremely long comment but after I clicked submit my
    comment didn't show up. Grrrr... well I'm not writing all that over again.
    Anyhow, just wanted to say superb blog!
    Also visit my blog : old holborn tobacco

  29. Everything is very open with a really clear explanation of the challenges.
    It was truly informative. Your website is very helpful.
    Thank you for sharing!
    Also visit my web blog : diablo 3 guide

  30. I enjoy, result in I discovered exactly what I used to
    be looking for. You've ended my four day long hunt! God Bless you man. Have a great day. Bye
    Feel free to visit my blog tattoo removal

  31. I'm truly enjoying the design and layout of your blog. It's a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for me to come here and visit more often.

    Did you hire out a developer to create your theme?

    Excellent work!
    My page -

  32. Asking questions are in fact pleasant thing if you are not understanding something fully,
    except this post provides nice understanding yet.
    My page ; drum tobacco

  33. Oh my goodness! Awesome article dude! Many thanks,
    However I am going through problems with your RSS. I don't understand why I can't join it.

    Is there anybody else getting identical RSS
    problems? Anybody who knows the solution can you kindly respond?
    Feel free to surf my blog post ... acne scars fast


Thanks for the feedback! :-)

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...