Made from simple ingredients in just 20 minutes, this colorful and tasty bloom will have your crowd oohing and ahhing!
Here’s our fast and easy recipe:
12 oz. extra sharp cheddar cheese, at room temp.
1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese, _at room temp. _
3/4 tsp. Greek seasoning
1 clove garlic, _mashed _
2 tsp. minced fresh *thyme *
1 small scallion, _minced _
1 (6 oz.) bag vegetable chips, like Terra
In processor, combine cheddar cheese, cream cheese, Greek seasoning and garlic. Puree 2 min. or until smooth. Pulse in thyme and scallions. Transfer mixture to serving plate; shape into 1"-thick disk.
Just before serving, starting in center of disk, arrange vegetable chips in decorative pattern*. Serve with remaining chips. Cheese spread can be made up to 2 days in advance.
*Active time: *20 min.
*Total time: *20 min.
Per serving: Cal. 260 Pro. 8g Carb. 9g Fiber 2g Sug. 2g
Chol. 51mg Sod. 291mg Total fat: 21g Sat. 11g Trans. 0g
*For easiest flower garnish—do this!
The vibrant colors of Terra Sweets & Beets ($4 for 6 oz.) make it a cinch to elevate this cheese spread from scrumptious starter to stunning focal point (while it lasts, that is!).
To create our “Terra flower:” Using the photo above as a guide, arrange chips in a circular pattern of “petals” inserted into the cheese.