Cranberry & Nut Cheese Balls Are a Tart & Creamy Appetizer for Christmas by 30Seconds Food

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Cranberry & Nut Cheese Balls Are a Tart & Creamy Appetizer for Christmas

You've got to have something to snack on before the turkey makes its debut. With tart cranberries and creamy cheese, this easy cranberry and nut cheese ball recipe screams Thanksgiving. Roll them mini size or make a big cheese ball and serve with crackers

You'll need: 

Here’s how to make them:

  1. Beat the cream cheese, honey and cinnamon together until fluffy. Add 1/2 cup of the chopped nuts. Mix well.
  2. On a plate, combine the remaining 1 cup chopped nuts, dried cranberries and parsley or chives.
  3. Roll the cheese mixture into one large cheese ball or into mini cheese balls, and then roll in the cranberry-nut mixture.
  4. If making mini cheese balls, add one pretzel stick to each cheese ball. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.

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Donna John
Yum! What a great idea!
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
These look so festive and delicious! What a bonus that they're easy to make. Happy holidays, indeed!
Stephanie Mallory
Wow! I am going to make these! Thanks!
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
Let us know how you like them, Stephanie Mallory , and post a picture of them here if you can! Happy Thanksgiving!! Donna John

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