Peppered Herb Christmas Cheese Ball

This cheese ball makes a great snack for holiday parties. Or, wrap it in a paper cone and present as a Christmas food gift.

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  • Makes: 12 servings
  • Serving Size: 2 Tablespoon
  • Makes: 1 cheese ball
  • Prep:
  • Chill:

Peppered Herb Christmas Cheese Ball

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Directions

  1. In a shallow dish, combine 1 tablespoon of the chives, 1 tablespoon of the basil, and the parsley; set aside. In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese and goat cheese with an electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Beat in remaining 2 tablespoons chives, remaining 2 tablespoons basil, the pepper, and garlic. Form into a ball.
  2. Roll ball in herb mixture. Wrap and chill cheese ball for 4 to 24 hours. To assemble gift, place cheese ball and assorted crackers in paper cone.

From the Test Kitchen

Dried Beef Cheese Ball:

Prepare as above, except omit basil and parsley. Beat 2 ounces chopped dried beef, 3 tablespoons snipped fresh chives, and 1 teaspoon caraway seeds into cheese mixture. To assemble gift, place cheese ball and crisp rye crackers in paper cone.

Italian Cheese Ball:

Prepare as above, except substitute fontina cheese for the goat cheese and beat 2 ounces hard salami and 2 tablespoons finely chopped roasted red sweet pepper into the cheese mixture. To assemble gift, place cheese ball and water crackers in paper cone.

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Nutrition Facts (Peppered Herb Christmas Cheese Ball)

  • Per serving:
  • 92 kcal ,
  • 9 g fat
  • (6 g sat. fat ,
  • 0 g polyunsaturated fat ,
  • 2 g monounsaturated fat ),
  • 25 mg chol. ,
  • 91 mg sodium ,
  • 1 g carb. ,
  • 0 g fiber ,
  • 0 g sugar ,
  • 3 g pro.
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