What you will need:
100g mature cheddar cheese (grated)
100g plain flour
a pinch of salt
100g butter (softened)
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
50g chopped mixed nuts, plus a few more for sprinkling
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees, and lightly grease 2 baking trays
Put all the ingredients (apart for the nuts for sprinkling) into a bowl and work together with a knife and then your hand to make a dough.
Form into balls about the size of a walnut and place them on the baking trays.
Sprinkle with chopped mixed nuts and just lightly flatten the balls with your hand
Bake in the oven for about 15-20 minutes or until golden brown
Lift onto a wire rack to cool.