Easy to prepare Dried Beef Cheese Ball appetizer.
This simple cheese ball made with dried beef that you find in the little glass jars at the grocery store is a classic appetizer. Everyone loves a good cheese ball, right?
Cheese ball appetizers are so versatile and once you’ve created one or two then you know how easy it is to switch out ingredients to create a variety of appetizer recipes.
Jar of dried beef, chopped
Cream cheese, softened
Small onion, chopped (optional)
Salt & Pepper to taste
Recipe for Cheese Ball Using Dried Beef
Combine all of the ingredients in a small mixing bowl and mix well. Form into a ball and chill at least 1 hour before serving.
This one was made for a Super Bowl party so I formed it into a football shape and used a couple of strips of dried beef I held back to garnish for that football look.
Simple Cheese Ball Recipe with Cream Cheese
Delicious and easy, serve with crackers. Always a favorite among guests.
Chipped Beef Cheese Ball Appetizer
What are some of your favorite cheese ball appetizers?
I’m sure that I love them all! A great tip is to always keep a block or two of cream cheese in your refrigerator. Cream cheese is such a handy ingredient and you can whip up so many tasty dishes with it.
Although cream cheese isn’t stored in a pantry, it is certainly a “pantry staple”.
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Meal Plan Monday
- 5 oz. jar of dried beef, chopped
- 8 oz. packages cream cheese, softened
- 1 small onion, finely diced (optional)
- 2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
- Salt & Pepper to taste
- Combine all of the ingredients and mix well.
- Form into a ball and chill at least 1 hour.
- Serve with crackers.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 53Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 17mgSodium: 265mgCarbohydrates: 1gFiber: 0gSugar: 1gProtein: 3g
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