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Active Time
30 Mins
Total Time
1 Hour
Serves 42 (serving size: 1 cheese ball)

Great for snacking, these bite-size cheese balls are creamy on the inside and crunchy on the outside.

How to Make It

1. Place cream cheese in a food processor; process until smooth. Add cheddar, Monterey Jack, mayonnaise, pimiento, onion, garlic powder, salt, and pepper and pulse to combine. Transfer to a bowl, cover, and refrigerate for 30 minutes or up to 2 days.

2. Roll cheese mixture into 1-inch balls. Place pecans in a bowl, and coat each ball evenly with pecans. Serve at room temperature or cover and chill.

Also appeared in: Cooking Light, February, 2022,Smart-Carb Recipes