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5 from 2 votes

Holiday Cheese Ball for Kids

Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Holiday Cheese Ball for Kids
Servings: 6
Calories: 474kcal


  • 16 ounce cream cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 4 ounce sharp white cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 medium bell pepper, red
  • 6 serving Crackers, wheat, regular


  • Combine ingredients (except red pepper) ┬áin a large bowl and mix together using a mixer or large spoon. You can also combine ingredients in a stand mixer.
  • Shape cheese mixture on a platter into a candy cane shape.
  • Dice red bell pepper into very small pieces.
  • Press the pepper pieces onto the cheese ball leaving white spaces to look like the stripes of a candy cane. Serve with crackers.


Calories: 474kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 37g | Saturated Fat: 19g | Cholesterol: 95mg | Sodium: 658mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 5g