Jingle Bell Shrimp Spread
Ring in the holidays with this easy and appealing shrimp spread shaped like a bell. It takes only a few ingredients and whips up in no time at all, but folks seem to absolutely love it! I receive so many compliments whenever I bring it to a party.—Janet Thomas, Mc Kees Rocks, Pennsylvania
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 12 ounces cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup chopped onion
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 1 can (6 ounces) small shrimp, rinsed and drained
- Pimiento-stuffed olives
- Assorted crackers
- In a small bowl, beat in cream cheese until smooth. Stir in the onion, celery and shrimp. Spread onto a platter in the shape of a bell. Sprinkle with paprika.
- Place one olive at base of bell for clapper. Cut remaining olives in half; outline the bell. Serve with crackers.
Originally published as Jingle Bell Shrimp Spread in Taste of Home December/January 2005