Easter Egg Cheese Ball

Last Updated on February 11, 2021

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

 

Easter is quickly approaching and many of us will be enjoying Easter dinner with our families.

There are plenty of fun ideas for dessert when it comes to Easter dinner, and we all have our favourite recipe for an Easter ham. This year try out this recipe for an Easter themed cheese ball!

Serve with Nairns Roughly Milled Oat Crackers for a satisfyingly crisp texture that pairs so well with a cheese appetizer. The lovely toasted, nutty flavour of Nairns Oat Crackers pairs so well with a variety of flavours which makes them perfect for topping with anything from peanut butter and jam to this delicious Easter Egg Cheese Ball.

 

 

Nairn’s Oat Crackers and Cookies are available in Canada in a variety of delicious flavours that are all made from wheat free recipes with whole grain oats. Not only are they high in fibre, but they also contain zero trans or hydrogenated fats, and absolutely no artificial colours, flavourings or preservatives. They are, however, made with Nairns commitment to simple, wholesome flavours and products.

There is also a gluten-free variety available for those with gluten sensitivity.

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

Throwing together a cheese ball with Nairns Oat Crackers is just about the easiest and tastiest appetizer that I can think of. It’s also the appetizer most like to go first at any party. So just imagine when you serve this super cute Easter Egg Cheese Ball with the Nairns Roughly Milled Oat Crackers. Yep, I think it’s a winner!

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

 

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This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

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This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

Easter Egg Cheese Ball

Ingredients:

1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1/2 tsp Worcestershire sauce
1/2 tsp hot sauce
1/4 tsp garlic powder
1/4 tsp dried oregano
1/4 tsp ground black pepper
1/4 cup walnuts, finely chopped
1/4 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped
1/4 cup parsley, finely chopped

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!
Directions:

Place cream cheese in a mixing bowl and whip until smooth. Add cheese, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, garlic powder, oregano and pepper and mix to combine.

Use a rubber spatula to scrape the mixture onto a large piece of plastic wrap and use the wrap to help form the mixture into the shape of an egg.

Use a skewer or toothpicks to draw chevrons on the egg then carefully press on the walnuts, cranberries and parsley in alternating rows, leaving blank spaces in between.

Cover the cheeseball in plastic wrap and refrigerate until ready to serve.

Serve with crackers.

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

Easter Egg Cheese Ball
Yield: 8

Easter Egg Cheese Ball

Ingredients

  • 1 package cream cheese, 8 ounce, softened
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 tsp hot sauce
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/4 cup walnuts, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup parsley, finely chopped

Instructions

  1. Place cream cheese in a mixing bowl and whip until smooth. Add cheese, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, garlic powder, oregano and pepper and mix to combine.
  2. Use a rubber spatula to scrape the mixture onto a large piece of plastic wrap and use the wrap to help form the mixture into the shape of an egg.
  3. Use a skewer or toothpicks to draw chevrons on the egg then carefully press on the walnuts, cranberries and parsley in alternating rows, leaving blank spaces in between.
  4. Cover the cheeseball in plastic wrap and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  5. Serve with crackers.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1 grams

Amount Per Serving:Unsaturated Fat: 0g

 

This Easter Egg Cheese Ball is an adorable Easter appetizer that is easy to make and super delicious. Start with a classic cheeseball and decorate for a unique Easter themed appetizer to serve at your Easter dinner party!

 

Disclosure: This post has been sponsored by Nairns.  All thoughts and opinions are honest and my own.

22 thoughts on “Easter Egg Cheese Ball

  1. No way! This is a seriously cute idea. My sister is hosting Easter, but I think I will bring one of these 🙂

  2. Cheese balls are one of my favorite appetizers! This is such a creative way to make the cheese ball fit the season.

  3. Now this so creative, I need to make a few of these for Easter myself. Looks so delicious and I really do think the kids would enjoy this Easter Egg Cheese Ball! Great post!

  4. This is such a pretty egg design. I really love how you have sweet and savory components on this. Yummy!

  5. This Easter Egg Cheese Ball looks so delicious and easy to make. I will have to get the ingredients I need to make one this weekend.

  6. My family always loves it when I make a cheese ball. This one looks delicious and perfect for Easter. I am excited to give it a try. Nairns Roughly Milled Oat Crackers are so good.

  7. What a great spin on a cheeseball. You did a great job decorating your “egg.” I think my family would totally enjoy eating this on Easter, thanks!

  8. Appetizers are something we don’t see enough of around this time. Your creation looks so festive and great for the holiday. Those crackers look delicious I wish they were found in the states.

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