Apricot Spread-baked

1
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.
Kraft Kitchen recipe.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
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

How to Make Apricot Spread-baked

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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