Cranberry Cream Cheese Dip



My Sister-in Law and I were talking about celebrations and she said that a colleague had given her this recipe at a party. I immediately thought of my after Christmas party and started thinking how delicious this would be on ham! My party is next week and I will add pics and a detailed report. In the mean time, take advantage of all the fresh cranberries in the stores now and make this!


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15 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 12 oz
    fresh cranberries--chopped in food processor
  • 1/4 c
    green onion--chopped
  • 1/4 c
    fresh cilantro--chopped
  • 1 small
  • 1 1/4 c
  • 1/4 tsp
  • dash(es)
  • 2 8oz pkg
    cream cheese

How to Make Cranberry Cream Cheese Dip


  1. Mix together the first 8 ingredients. Add the seeds of the jalapeno if you want a spicier dip.
  2. Chill 4 hours or overnight. The sugar needs to seep into the berries.
  3. Spread the cream cheese on a serving platter. You can use the one with chives too.
  4. Use a slotted spoon to spoon the cranberry mixture evenly over the cream cheese on the platter.
  5. Serve with tortilla chips, wheat thins or spread on buns for ham sandwiches! MMMM!

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About Cranberry Cream Cheese Dip

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

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