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Holiday Cheese Spread

No recipe image available.A gift of this cheese spread will surely be appreciated during the holiday party season. Present the container of cheese spread in a decorated gift basket with a box of assorted gourmet crackers.

Recipe Ingredients:

10 ounces (2 1/2 cups) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 medium onion, finely chopped
2 tablespoons mayonnaise or salad dressing
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon celery seeds
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce

Cooking Directions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a large mixing bowl and beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth.
  2. Spoon into 1/2-cup gift containers; cover and chill.

DIRECTIONS FOR GIFT CARD: Store Holiday Cheese Spread in refrigerator up to 1 week. Serve with crackers.

Makes 5 (1/2 cup) gifts.

Adapted from a recipe from Southern Living.