Pizza Cheese Ball

Enjoy crackers with this cheese ball for a tasty appetizer.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 3 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 32

Ingredients

2
packages (8 oz each) cream cheese, softened
2
cups shredded mozzarella cheese (8 oz)
1/2
cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes in olive oil, drained
1/2
cup chopped pitted ripe olives
2
oz thinly sliced pepperoni, finely chopped (1/2 cup)
1
small onion, finely chopped (1/4 cup)
1
teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/2
teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1/3
cup chopped chives
Assorted crackers, if desired
  • 1 In medium bowl, mix cheeses with spoon until smooth. Stir in sun-dried tomatoes, olives, pepperoni, onion, oregano and pepper.
  • 2 Shape mixture into a ball. Cover; refrigerate 3 hours or until firm. Roll ball in chopped chives. Serve with crackers.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    85
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    ),
    Sodium
    146mg
    146%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    2g
    2%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    0
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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