Cranberry Cheese Spread Recipe
"Here's a creamy sweet-tart spread that's ideal for a holiday buffet," notes field editor Nancy Johnson of Laverne, Oklahoma.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling YIELD:12-14 servings
- 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 can (14 ounces) whole-berry cranberry sauce
- 1/3 cup slivered almonds, toasted
- Assorted crackers
- 1. In a small bowl, beat the cream cheese, sour cream, honey and cinnamon until smooth. Spread onto a serving dish or plate.
- 2. In a small bowl, stir cranberry sauce until it reaches spreading consistency; spread over cream cheese mixture. Sprinkle with almonds. Cover and refrigerate for 2-3 hours. Serve with crackers. Yield: 12-14 servings.
1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 144 calories, 8 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 24 mg cholesterol, 59 mg sodium, 16 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.
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