This cheese ball is packed with smoked Gouda flavor and wonderful sun-dried tomatoes! Get ready for a mouth-watering appetizer everyone will love.
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Gouda and Sun-Dried Tomato Cheese Ball

This cheese ball is packed with smoked Gouda flavor and wonderful sun-dried tomatoes! Get ready for a mouth-watering appetizer everyone will love.
Prep Time10 mins
Chill time2 hrs
Total Time10 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cheese ball, cream cheese, gouda, new years
Servings: 16
Calories: 175kcal

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 2 cups shredded Gouda cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh chives
  • 1/4 cup chopped oil-packed sun dried tomatoes drained
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans

Instructions

  • Combine cream cheese and Gouda cheese in food processor until creamy. remove cheese mixture from processor and place in a bowl. Stir in chives, tomatoes and garlic powder.
  • Shape mixture into 1 large or 2 small balls or logs; roll in pecans. Wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate until firm, at least 2 hours but no longer than 2 weeks. Serve with crackers.

Nutrition

Serving: 1portion | Calories: 175kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 252mg | Potassium: 97mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 380IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 192mg | Iron: 0.3mg