Apricot Spread-baked

Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

Enjoy the fruit and cheese flavors of this spread on your favorite crackers or pita chips.
If you would like it a little spicier spread add 2 Tablespoons of mango chutney to the cream cheese mixture before spreading into the pie plate. You will want to double this recipe- it is that good.
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Serves:

16 servings

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

8 oz
cream cheese , softened
1 c
shredded cheddar cheese
1/2 c
sour cream
1/2 c
finely chopped dried apricots or 1/2 cup apricot preserves
1/3 c
sliced almonds
assorted crackers

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350^.
Mix cream cheese and cheddar in a medium bowl until well blended. Add sour cream and apricots; mix well.
2
Spread into a 9-inch oven safe dish or pie plate; sprinkle with nuts.
3
Bake 25-30 minutes or until nuts are lightly toasted and spread is heated through.
Cool slightly.
Serve with crackers.
4
Note:
This is great with other dried fruit such as blueberries or cranberries or cherries. Sprinkle top with candied sugar pecans or walnuts.

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