ELLEN'S TANGY CHEESE BALL

Ellen Bales

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@Starwriter

This cheese ball recipe came from some long-forgotten magazine and I have tweaked it to call my own. One of the best I've tried!
Photo by: Virginia McDowell. Jefferson City, Mo


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Serves:

10-12

Prep:

50 Min

Ingredients

1 pkg
ranch salad dressing mix
1/2 c
hellman's mayonnaise
1/2 c
milk
8 oz
chive cream cheese, softened
8 oz
cheddar cheese, shredded and set out at room temperature for 1 hour
1/2 to 3/4 c
toasted almonds, sliced or slivered
(cheddar cheese may be anything from mild to extra-sharp, depending on your taste.)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, mix together the salad dressing mix, mayonnaise, milk, and cream cheese with an electric mixer.
2
Add the cheddar cheese and mix well. Cover and freeze mixture for 30 minutes.
3
Shape the cheese into a ball and roll in the toasted almonds. Serve with assorted crackers or chips.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Dips, Spreads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cheesy, #creamy