Olive Cheese Balls

Olive Cheese Balls Recipe

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Joyce Lowery

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@jlowery55

Rich cheese dough surrounds a savory olive. A great pick-up appetizer or snack. You can freeze the unbaked, dough-wrapped olives and then bake them route out of the freezer, extending the baking time.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
grated cheese
1/2 c
softened butter
1/2 c
plain flour
1/8 tsp
cayenne pepper
24
pimento-stuffed olives

How to Make Olive Cheese Balls

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • 2In a small mixing bowl, combine the cheese and butter. Stir in flour and cayenne pepper.
  • 3Wrap a tablespoon of dough around each olive.
  • 4Arrange the wrapped olives on a cookie sheet. Bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown.

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About Olive Cheese Balls

Course/Dish: Vegetable Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American