Buttermilk Ranch Bacon Cheese Ball
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Buttermilk Ranch Bacon Cheese Ball loaded with cheese, bacon and coated with sliced almonds - a quick and easy appetizer recipe for any occasion ready in 10 minutes or less!
Recipe type: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Serves: 3⅓ cups
  • 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
  • 1 (3 ounce) package bacon bits, plus extra for rolling
  • ¼ cup Heluva Good! Buttermilk Ranch Dip
  • ½ pound cheddar cheese, shredded
  • ½ teaspoon of garlic powder
  • 1½ cups slivered almonds, toasted
  • fresh chopped parsley, optional, for color
  1. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth. Stir in the 3 oz. of bacon bits, buttermilk ranch dip, cheese and garlic powder.
  2. Form it into a ball and wrap it up tightly. Refrigerate.
  3. Just before serving, unwrap and roll cheese ball in slivered almonds and extra bacon bits. Sprinkle with fresh parsley for color (optional). Serve with your favorite crackers. Enjoy!
Recipe by Wishes and Dishes at https://wishesndishes.com/buttermilk-ranch-bacon-cheese-ball/