Snowman Cheese Ball Recipe

Everyone likes a cheese ball, it's true. They're fun, versatile and super easy to throw together. But why stop there? It's holiday season, so why not make it look like a snowman? It's an adorable and delicious way to feed guests at your holiday party.

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Things You'll Need

  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened

  • 1 teaspoon salt

  • 1 teaspoon onion powder

  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder

  • 1/4 teaspoon smoked paprika

  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese

  • 1 cup finely grated parmesan cheese

  • 1 small baby carrot

  • 6 dried currants

  • crackers for serving

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Step 1

Add the cream cheese, salt, onion powder, garlic powder, smoked paprika and cheddar to the bowl of a stand mixer. Mix until well combined.

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Step 2

Split the cheese mixture in half, roll each half into a ball, then roll in the parmesan until well coated.

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Step 3

Wrap each ball tightly in plastic wrap. Refrigerate for 1 hour and up to 3 days.

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Step 4

Assemble on a serving platter. Use the baby carrot as a nose and the currents as eyes, smile and buttons. Serve with crackers and enjoy!

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