Cheese Ball Blitz

This football-shaped cheese ball is sure to be the hit of your next tail-gate party.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 4 hour 10 minutes

Servings: 32

Ingredients:

  • 2 packages (8 oz.) cream cheese, softened*
  • 1 package (8 oz., 2 cups) shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped pimento
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped green bell pepper
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped onion
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper or hot pepper sauce
  • Dash salt
  • OR
  • Keebler® Town House® Original crackers Buy Now
  • walnuts for decorating (optional)

Directions:

1. In large bowl combine cream cheese, Cheddar cheese, pimento, green pepper, onion, Worcestershire sauce, lemon juice, cayenne and salt. Mix well. Shape into a football. Refrigerate for 4 to 6 hours. Decorate with walnuts and pimentos, if desired. Serve with crackers.

*NOTE: Soften cream cheese in microwave at high for 15 to 20 seconds.