Nut & Honey Cream Cheese Spread
You and the kids will love this tasty spread, a great after-school or anytime snack when spread atop graham crackers, whole wheat toast or apple slices.
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
1 teaspoon honey
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Graham crackers, bagel chips, whole wheat toast or apple slices
Optional toppings: raisins, sunflower seeds, honey-roasted peanuts, dried cranberries, chocolate chips, peanut butter chips
- In a medium bowl, combine cream cheese, peanut butter, honey and cinnamon. Spread on graham crackers, bagel chips, whole wheat toast or apple slices. If desired, apply optional toppings.
- For cheesy roll-ups, flatten slices of bread with a rolling pin. Spread two tablespoons of the spread over each bread slice and roll up tightly.
- Serve spread immediately or transfer to a covered container and chill for up to one week.
Makes 1 1/2 cups.
Recipe provided courtesy of the American Dairy Association.