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cherry ham canapes

Recipe by
Teresa Malkemus
Bloomington, IN

Great starter when you have friends over for game night.

yield 16 Servings
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For cherry ham canapes

  • 1 pkg
    (3 oz.) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1/2 tsp
    grated orange peel
  • 2 Tbsp
    finely chopped walnuts
  • 16 slice
    party rye bread
  • 4 slice
    thinly sliced ham
  • 16
    fresh sweet cherries, pitted

How To Make cherry ham canapes

  • 1
    Combine cream cheese, orange juice and peel, and walnuts.
  • 2
    Spread about 1/2 teaspoon of the cheese mixture on each slice of bread,
  • 3
    Cut each slice of ham into 4 triangles; place one triangle on top of the cream cheese mixture.
  • 4
    Top each canape with a pitted cherry, secured with a toothpick.