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Loaded Cheese Ball

1g Net Carbs per serving
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
refrigerate 2 hrs
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 16
Calories 206 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 8 oz cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons ranch seasoning
  • 3 teaspoons everything seasoning divided
  • Pepper
  • 2 scallions chopped divided
  • 8 oz bacon cooked, chopped and divided
  • 1/2 cup pickles chopped and dried with paper towels, reserve 1 tablespoon
  • 1/2 cup pecans toasted and chopped, divided
  • 1 jalapeño fire roasted and chopped, reserve 1 tsp
  • 3/4 cups cheddar cheese shredded and divided
  • 3/4 cups Colby Jack cheese shredded and divided
  • 1 tablespoon fresh parsley chopped

Instructions
 

  • Add cream cheese, sour cream, ranch seasoning,!1 teaspoon of everything seasoning, and pepper to a large bowl.
  • Mix thoroughly using a hand mixer to ensure even distribution of the seasonings.
  • Add 3/4 of the scallions, 6 oz of the bacon, pickles, 1/4 cup of the pecans, 3/4 of the jalapeño, 1/2 cup cheddar and 1/2 cup Colby Jack cheese into the cream cheese mixture.
  • Incorporate everything using a spatula.
  • Add the mixture onto plastic wrap and make a round ball.
  • Place in the refrigerator for at least two hours. If you’re in a hurry you can place it in the freezer for just until it firms up.
  • Before serving, mix all the reserved ingredients together in a large plate or bowl.
  • Remove the cheese ball from the plastic wrap and roll into the bacon, nuts and cheese mix.
  • Press the ball to ensure everything sticks.
  • Serve with crackers and vegetables.

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Notes

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Nutrition

Serving: 1/16 recipeSugar: 1.1gFiber: 0.8gCalories: 206kcalFat: 18.2gProtein: 6.9gCarbohydrates: 1.9g
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