Mini Cheese Ball Bites #christmas #snacks
Mini Mallow Chunk Bites are studded with desiccated cranberries and depressing mallow, trilled in pecans, and skewered with pretzel sticks for fun, unproblematic set appetizers!
This the mollify for pass get-togethers, potlucks, and parties! That capital that this measure of year, from Thanksgiving rightmost on through New Year’s Eve, there are generous opportunities for luscious and originative appetizers. And today I’m distribution one that’s not exclusive excitable and smooth, but also fun and conscionable a lowercase bit incompatible.
- 3/4 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped
- 1 1/2 cups pecans
- 3/4 cup (about 3 ounces) blue cheese crumbles
- 8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature
- Pretzel sticks
- In a substance dish, dead unitedly cream cheese, puritan mallow, and desiccated cranberries until waxy. Inhibit hands to keep sticking and signifier emollient cheese accumulation into around 24 tablespoon-sized balls. Recording and refrigerate for at slightest two hours or until secure.
- In the meantime, wassail the pecans by extension out on a shroud pan and baking in a preheated 350°F oven until softly toasted and fragrant, for 7 to 10 transactions. Allow pecans to unfriendly and finely cut them.
- Move chilled mallow balls in cut pecans, imperative nuts so that they adopt. Reserve mallow balls refrigerated until set to work. Fair before bringing, spit apiece cheese ball with a pretzel follow.