10 Savory & Sweet Cheese Ball Recipes

Savory and Sweet Cheese Ball Recipes

Cheese balls are back! This classic appetizer from the 1960s and ’70s has made a resurgence in the past few years. And, we’re here for it! Made with a few ingredients, they make a tasty party appetizer or can easily be whipped-up when looking for a snack. Typically, cream cheese is the base of a cheese ball. From there, other types of cheese and ingredients are incorporated to customize the flavors and make them sweet or savory. The sky is the limit, so try one of these 10 sweet and savory cheese ball recipes.

Cheddar Ranch Cheeseball

“Shredded cheddar, ranch seasoning, and bacon! You can’t go wrong with this Cheddar Ranch Cheeseball. It’s simple to make and a real crowd-pleaser.” – Jennie

Pineapple Pecan Cheese Ball

“This savory Pineapple Pecan Cheese Ball was a new recipe to our family, but won’t be going away anytime soon. Serve with crackers for a simple appetizer.” – Tastes of Lizzy T

Gooey Pecan Pie Cheese Ball

“If you are looking for the ooeist gooiest yummiest cheese ball out there, this is it… its kind of like Cheesecake meets Pecan Pie!” – Holly

Everything Bagel Cheese Ball

“Everything bagel cheese ball is an easy appetizer recipe that’s perfect for your next holiday gathering. This flavorful cheese ball is made with cream cheese, shredded cheese, and everything bagel seasoning.” – Heather

Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

“Need a sweet to share with a group? This Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball is the perfect dessert for any gathering made with pantry staples.” – Lisa

Dill Pickle Bacon Cheese Ball

“Dill Pickle Bacon Cheese Ball is such a fun and easy cheese ball recipe made with cream cheese, cheddar, pickles, and bacon! The perfect appetizer for any party!” – Nichole

Cannoli Cheese Ball

“Your favorite Italian dessert is now a Cannoli cheese ball that is easy to make and fun to serve!” – Jennifer

S’mores Cheese Ball

“S’mores Cheese Ball is all you love about s’mores rolled up for a sweet dip!” – Beth

Birthday Cake Cheese Ball

“If you’re looking for a fun, unique, and delicious way to celebrate, this Birthday Cake Cheese Ball is the perfect sweet treat. Colorful and full of birthday cake flavor, this dessert cheese ball is a crowd pleaser!” – Michael

French Onion Cheese Ball

“This French Onion Cheese Ball is a delicious savory appetizer that is sure to impress all your friends. It’s also super easy to whip up!” – Jolie