Crunchy Cheese Ball

Crunchy Cheese Ball Recipe

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Elizabeth Maxson


This is my all-time favorite cheese ball. The ham and pistachios make it so very special.


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10 Min


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8 oz
cream cheese, softened
1/4 c
2 c
ground cooked ham
2 Tbsp
chopped parsley
1 tsp
minced onion
1/4 tsp
dry mustard
1/4 tsp
tabasco sauce
1/2 c
chopped pistachios

How to Make Crunchy Cheese Ball


  • 1Beat cream cheese and mayonnaise until smooth
  • 2Stir in next 5 ingredients.
  • 3Cover and chill for several hours.
  • 4Form into a large ball or several small balls.
  • 5Roll in chopped pistachios to coat.
  • 6Wrap in Saran and chill.
  • 7Serve with crackers.

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About Crunchy Cheese Ball

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers

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