APPLE CHEESE BALL
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • 12 oz. cream cheese
  • 1 apple, unpeeled
  • 1/2 c. green onion, finely sliced
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. white pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. apple juice
  • 1 to 1 1/2 c. shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 c. chopped walnuts
  • 3 Tbsp. fresh parsley, finely chopped
DIRECTIONS
  1. Microwave cream cheese in glass mixing bowl for 1 1/2 to 2 minutes on 70% power until softened.
  2. Core apple and chop into small pieces.
  3. Add chopped apple, onion, salt, pepper and apple juice to cream cheese.
  4. Microwave for 2 to 4 minutes on 50% power to blend flavors.
  5. Add Cheddar cheese and chill for easier shaping.
  6. Form into a ball and roll in chopped parsley and nuts.