Easy to Make Christmas Cheese Ball Wreath

This Christmas cheese ball wreath is as tasty as it is pretty. It’s full of cheese and spices, and topped with preserves that give it that holiday wreath look. 

Holiday Cheese RingThe perfect combination of flavors ~ cheesy sweetness #KraftHolidaySavings

​This time of year I like to try new recipes but I also find myself going back to tried and true ones especially when I’m short on time and this recipe is one of those oldies but goodies.  

This recipe is great for a lot of reasons. 

It’s easy to make. 

It tastes great.

And you can make it look like a pretty Christmas wreath.

Holiday Cheese Ring made with Kraft Sharp Cheddar Cheese and Kraft Mayo #KraftHolidaySavings

Holiday appetizer success…bam! 

How To Make a Christmas Cheese Ball Wreath

*Printable Directions in the Recipe Box at the bottom of the post

Ingredients:

16 ounces shredded cheddar cheese

1/2 cup mayonnaise

8 ounces of softened cream cheese

1 onion, minced

1/2 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon chili powder

1/4 teaspoon hot sauce

1 cup of strawberry preserves

Parsley 

Instructions: 

Combine all ingredients with the exception of the cheddar cheese and strawberry preserves mixing well until smooth.

Holiday Cheese Ring made with Kraft Cheese and Mayo #KraftHolidaySavings

Add cheese to above mixture.

How to Make a Wreath Shaped Cheese Ring #KraftHolidaySavings
#KraftHolidaySavings

Now for the fun!  Choose the serving platter you will be using and put a glass in the center of the platter.  

Use your hands to form a wreath shape around the glass.

Holiday Cheese Ring made with Kraft Cheese and Mayo topped with parsley #KraftHolidaySavings

Remove glass and sprinkle the top of your holiday wreath with parsley.

Add some strawberry preserves in small circles around your wreath and place the rest of your preserves in the center.  

Surround with some buttery crackers and you’re ready to party! 

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Christmas Cheese Ball Wreath
Yield: 20 servings

Christmas Cheese Ball Wreath

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

This easy and delicious cheese ball wreath, aka cheese ring, gets its flavor from lots of cheese, spices, and strawberry preserves.

Ingredients

  • 16 ounces shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 8 ounces of softened cream cheese
  • 1 onion, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon hot sauce
  • 1 cup of strawberry preserves

Instructions

    Combine all ingredients with the exception of the cheddar cheese and strawberry preserves mixing well until smooth.

    Add cheese to the above mixture.

    Now for the fun!  Choose the serving platter you will be using and put a glass in the center of the platter.  

    Use your hands to form a wreath shape around the glass.

    Remove glass and sprinkle the top of your holiday wreath with parsley.

    Add some strawberry preserves in small circles around your wreath and place the rest of your preserves in the center.  Surround with some buttery crackers and you're ready to party! 

Nutrition Information

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 216Total Fat 16gSaturated Fat 7gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 7gCholesterol 36mgSodium 226mgCarbohydrates 13gFiber 0gSugar 9gProtein 6g

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