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Crunchy Cheese Dip

 Crunchy Cheese Dip
The combination of flavors makes this dip very interesting as well as delicious. It's a challenge to not eat a lot while you're making it. I'm usually anxious for my guests to arrive so I can serve it and dig in!
28 ServingsPrep: 10 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 can (8 ounces) water chestnuts, drained and chopped
  • 3/4 cup pineapple tidbits
  • 3 tablespoons minced chives
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened pineapple juice
  • 1 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • Minced fresh parsley
  • Assorted crackers

Directions

  • In a small bowl, combine the cream cheese, pecans, water chestnuts,
  • pineapple, chives, pineapple juice, salt and pepper. Garnish with
  • parsley. Cover and chill. Serve with crackers. Yield: about 3-1/2
  • cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 66 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 9 mg cholesterol, 79 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1 g protein.