Pepper Jack Cheese Ball

Pepper Jack Cheese Ball Recipe

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Melissa Snow


A cheese ball is one of my favorite party foods to serve and you know that Dorito's can only make a cheese ball better. I can't wait to try this soon!


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serves 18
15 Min


  • 1 1/2 c
    shredded pepper jack cheese
  • 1 c
    shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 pkg
    (3 oz each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 Tbsp
    lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp
    onion powder
  • 1/4 c
    sliced or chopped ripe olives
  • 1/4 c
    chopped fresh cilantro
  • 3/4 c
    dorito's or any nacho-flavored tortilla chip, crushed
  • ·
    assorted crackers

How to Make Pepper Jack Cheese Ball


  1. Place cheeses, lime juice, and onion powder in a food processor. Cover and process until well mixed. Spoon mixture into a medium bowl and add olives and cilantro. Stir.
  2. Take a waxed piece of paper and place crushed tortilla chips. Spoon cheese mixture onto chips and roll to coat. Serve with crackers or tortilla chips.

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About Pepper Jack Cheese Ball

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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