Jalapeños Bacon Cheese Ball

Simple to make delicious bacon and jalapeño cheese formed into a tasty sphere of comforting satisfaction. Smooth cheese and chewy bits of bacon provide excellent textures and flavors that spread wonderfully over your favorite cracker. This recipe has the perfect amount of spice and will be a wonderful addition to any appetizer selection. Serve this up during your office party and be delighted with how well received it will be. I am guilty of slightly over indulging on this as I absolutely love bacon and jalapeño flavors. My teenagers ate every last bite because who doesn’t love some good bacon flavored cheese spread? 

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In a small bowl: add half of the bacon bites and minced jalapeños. Mix well and set aside for later use.

In a medium size bowl: Add the other half of bacon and jalapeños and the rest of the ingredients. Mix thoroughly until well combined.

Place the cheese mixture on a saran/plastic wrap. Cover and roll until you form a ball. Refrigerate for 1 hour.

Remove cheese ball from the refrigerator and discard the wrap. Roll the cheese ball in the rest of the bacon & jalapeños. Then cover one last time with saran/plastic wrap to form a nice symmetrical ball.

You can serve it immediately or at room temperature. Serve with crackers. Enjoy!

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Jalapeños Bacon Cheese Ball

Excellent cheese ball that features crunchy bacon and lightly spicy Jalapeños for a harmony of delicious textures and flavors that everyone will enjoy.
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Prep Time 15 mins
Refrigerate 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 15 mins
Course Appetizer, Holiday, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories

Ingredients
  

  • 8 oz cream cheese room temperature & softened
  • 8 (divided) sliced bacon cooked & minced
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp fresh parsley chopped
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • ½ tsp onion powder
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp paprika
  • 2 (divided) jalapeño deseed & chopped

Instructions
 

  • In a small bowl: add half of the bacon bites and minced jalapeños. Mix well and set aside for later use.
  • In a medium size bowl: Add the other half of bacon and jalapeños and the rest of the ingredients. Mix thoroughly until well combined.
  • Place the cheese mixture on a saran/plastic wrap. Cover and roll until you form a ball. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • Remove cheese ball from the refrigerator and discard the wrap. Roll the cheese ball in the rest of the bacon & jalapeños. Then cover one last time with saran/plastic wrap to form a nice symmetrical ball.
  • You can serve it immediately or at room temperature.

Serve with crackers. Enjoy!

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