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Peanut Butter Cheese Ball

 Peanut Butter Cheese Ball
It's easy to encourage children to eat an apple a day when this creamy peanut butter spread is served with it! I've made this cheese ball for many occasions, and it's always well received.
10 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1-1/2 cups peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 teaspoon McCormick® Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 3/4 cup chopped peanuts
  • Apple slices


  • In a small bowl, beat cream cheese until fluffy. Add the peanut
  • butter, confectioners' sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth.
  • Shape into a ball; roll in peanuts. Wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate
  • until serving. Serve with apples. Yield: 2-1/2 cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1/4 cup (calculated without apples) equals 389 calories, 32 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 25 mg cholesterol, 247 mg sodium, 16 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 14 g protein.