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Freezer Cheese Balls Recipe
|Shredded sharp cheddar cheese||8 Ounce (2 Cups)|
|Cream cheese/Neuf chatel, cut into pieces||8 Ounce, cut into pieces (1 Large Package)|
|Blue cheese||4 Ounce, cut into pieces|
|Garlic||1 Clove (5 gm), minced or pressed|
|Coarsely chopped walnuts/Coarsely chopped pecans||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 3013 Calories from Fat 2496
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 283 g434.8%
Saturated Fat 139.1 g695.4%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 666 mg
Sodium 3856.3 mg160.7%
Total Carbohydrates 33 g11%
Dietary Fiber 5.7 g23%
Sugars 10.8 g
Protein 107 g213.1%
Vitamin A 153.3% Vitamin C 2.6%
Calcium 252.1% Iron 18.6%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Place Cheddar, cream cheese, blue cheese, and butter in a large bowl; with an electric mixer, beat until blended.
Add garlic and beat until creamy.
Cover and chill mixture until firm enough to shape into balls, but not hard (about 2 hours).
Divide in half and shape each half into a smooth ball.
Sprinkle nuts on a piece of wax paper and roll each ball in about half of the nuts, pressing in lightly.
Place balls in separate plastic bags and seal; refrigerate or freeze until needed.
Before serving, allow cheese balls to stand at room temperature, unwrapped, for 30 minutes if refrigerated, or for 3 to 4 hours if frozen