Snowman Cheese Spread
Invite a fun snowman to your winter holiday party! A yummy, cheese spread 'snowman', that is!
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
2 cups shredded white cheddar cheese
1/4 cup finely chopped green onions
1/4 cup slivered almonds, toasted
1/2 to 1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1 baby carrot
- In a medium bowl, mix together the cream cheese, cheddar cheese, green onions and almonds until well blended; cover. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
- Divide mixture into 1 small ball, 1 medium ball and 1 large ball. Roll balls in the Parmesan cheese. Arrange on serving platter to resemble a snowman lying down.
- Decorate with peppercorns for the eyes and mouth and buttons on the midsection. Add the carrot for the nose, trimming it down to size, if desired.
- Serve with assorted crackers and cut-up fresh vegetable dippers.
Makes 12 appetizer servings.