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Three Cheese Dip - Christmas

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Betty demonstrates how to make Three Cheese Dip. This flavorful dip contains cream cheese, blue cheese, and sharp Cheddar cheese. You may serve it with crackers, chips, or vegetables.
Ingredients
  Cream cheese 8 Ounce, softened
  Sharp cheddar cheese 4 Ounce, finely shredded
  Blue cheese 2 Ounce, crumbled
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Minced onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pimiento strips To Taste, chopped to form small squares
  Parsley To Taste, chopped in small pieces
  English walnut halves 1 (intact)
Directions

MAKING:

1. Blend the cream cheese, Cheddar cheese, blue cheese, Worcestershire sauce, and onion in medium-sized bowl using low speed of an electric mixer.

2. Beat well using medium speed until mixture is fluffy.

3. Chill for about 2 hours, until the mixture holds its shape.

4. Place cheese mixture on serving dish and form it into a Christmas tree shape using a spatula. Decorate the tree with parsley (to make the tree green) and pimiento strips (to make ornaments for the tree). Top the tree with a single English walnut half. Chill until serving time.

SERVING:

5. Serve with crackers, chips, or vegetables. Tasty and dramatic!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Dish: 
Cheese Dip
Feel: 
Cheesy
Ingredient: 
Blue Cheese
Interest: 
Easy, Party, Holiday, Kids
Method: 
Blending
Occasion: 
Christmas
Course: 
Side Dish
Channel: 
SmartWoman.tv
Restriction: 
Vegetarian, High Protein
Preparation Time: 
130 Minutes
Servings: 
8

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 228 Calories from Fat 138

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g25%

Saturated Fat 9.3 g46.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 51.5 mg17.2%

Sodium 298.3 mg12.4%

Total Carbohydrates 12 g3.9%

Dietary Fiber 0 g0.01%

Sugars 1.1 g

Protein 7 g13.4%

Vitamin A 11.3% Vitamin C 0.58%

Calcium 16.7% Iron 1.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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