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Cheesy Crab Tart Appetizers

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  1. Cut circle out of bread, using medium sized glass.
  2. Brush melted butter on both sides of circles and press gently into muffin tins to form a shell.
  3. Bake at 425 degrees for 5 minutes, until edges are crisp and golden brown.
  4. To make filling, melt 3 tablespoons butter in medium saucepan over medium heat. Let butter bubble, then stir in flour to form a smooth paste. Let bubble and add milk.
  5. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly, then turn heat to low. When mixture forms a thick, creamy sauce, add the cheese, stirring until melted.
  6. Add remaining ingredients one at a time.
  7. Spoon into shells and place on cookie sheet.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.

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