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Bacon Ranch Cheddar Cheese Ball

This cheese ball has a perfect blend of flavors including ranch, crispy bacon bits, 2 kinds of cheese, and chives. 

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword Cheese Ball Recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill Time 1 hour
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 330 kcal
Author Stephanie

Ingredients

  • 16 oz. cream cheese
  • 1 oz. packet Ranch seasoning mix (Equal to 2 Tablespoons)
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
  • ¼ cup green onions, diced (can sub 1/3 cup diced chives)
  • 6 strips bacon, cooked and crumbled
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Instructions

  1. Mix all ingredients together with a silicone spatula until well combined. Form into a ball shape, these disposable kitchen gloves are handy for this. Wrap it in saran wrap and refrigerate for a minimum of one hour if possible to allow the flavors to blend together. Serve with crackers, pita chips, or vegetables.

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Recipe Notes

This cheese ball can be made up to two days ahead of time. 

Nutrition Facts
Bacon Ranch Cheddar Cheese Ball
Amount Per Serving
Calories 330 Calories from Fat 270
% Daily Value*
Fat 30g46%
Saturated Fat 16g100%
Cholesterol 88mg29%
Sodium 645mg28%
Potassium 133mg4%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 9g18%
Vitamin A 935IU19%
Vitamin C 0.6mg1%
Calcium 160mg16%
Iron 0.4mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.