Pine Cone Cheese Ball

This is a recipe for the holidays. I have provided make-ahead instructions and instructions for serving day.  Pine Cone Cheese Ball 1 package cream cheese, softened 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted Do-Ahead: Mix cream cheese, shredded cheese, and Dijon mustard in a food processor until blended. […]

Cranberry Spread

This is a recipe for the holidays. I have provided make-ahead instructions and instructions for serving day. The dried cranberries are available in the Fit & Active brand. Cranberry Spread 16 oz. cream cheese, softened 1 cup dried cranberries 1/4 c. orange juice Do-Ahead: Mix all of the ingredients together and mold into a ball […]

Panera Broccoli Cheese Soup

Source: Recipezaar Panera Broccoli Cheese Soup 1 tablespoon melted butter 1/2 medium chopped onion 1/4 cup melted butter 1/4 cup flour 2 cups half-and-half cream 2 cups chicken stock 1/2 lb fresh broccoli (I used one bag of Aldi frozen broccoli instead of fresh) 1 cup carrots, julienned 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 8 ounces grated sharp […]