Chicken Cheese Ball of Happiness

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Linda Mericle

By
@bakermom2

Where has this been all my life? I love this spread and want to hide it from everyone else in the family. Since I cannot trust myself, I only make it if company is coming. Serve with crackers.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This cheese ball recipe made the whole Kitchen Crew very happy! It's definitely not a traditional cheese ball. We loved the shredded chicken and ranch flavor in each bite. We recommend adding the feta cheese. It really adds that extra cheesy flavor. Can't wait to make this again! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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1 can(s)
premium chunk chicken breast (or cut up some rotisserie chicken)
8 oz
package cream cheese
1/2 pkg
dry ranch dip mix
1/2 c
crumbled feta cheese (optional, but yummy)
2
scallions, diced small
some
sliced, toasted almonds

How to Make Chicken Cheese Ball of Happiness

Step-by-Step

  • 1Soften the cream cheese to room temperature. Mix all the ingredients together, except the almonds, in a large bowl. Lightly toast the almonds in a skillet or oven.
  • 2Shape the mixture into a ball and roll in cooled toasted sliced almonds. Wrap in plastic wrap and chill until needed, or just put on a pretty platter surrounded by her adoring crackers.

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About Chicken Cheese Ball of Happiness

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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