Nut Free Cheese Ball

A tasty nut free version of the traditional cheese ball.
Dish Type: Lifestyle: gluten free, nut free, vegetarian


1 container (8 oz) cream cheese spread

2 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 cup finely chopped fresh chives

1/8 cup sesame seeds

1/8 cup sunflower seeds

Assorted crackers (gf if necessary)


In medium bowl, mix cream cheese spread and sharp cheddar cheese until blended. Stir in chives and garlic powder.

Shape mixture into 1 large or 2 small balls or logs. Roll in chives, sesame seeds and sunflower seeds. Wrap in plastic wrap.

Refrigerate at least 2 hours or until firm. Serve with crackers.