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Baked Cheeseballs

4 ounces butter
3 cups all-purpose flour
8 ounces cheddar cheese
8 ounces packaged dates
1 dash salt
pecan halves

Preheat oven to 375F. Grate cheese. Melt butter; mix cheese and butter. Add flour and salt, mix well. Pinch off a little bit of dough. Put one date half and one pecan half in center of pinched dough and wrap dough around them, forming a ball. Bake at 375F for 15 to 20 minutes.