Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball

baconpineapplecheeseball pinit

Greetings, food enthusiasts! Wether a party or simply a snack, why not celebrate with a culinary masterpiece that will elevate your gathering to legendary status? Join us in today’s recipe as we unveil the secrets to creating the ultimate Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball – a delightful combination of creamy goodness, crispy bacon, and the sweet tang of pineapple.

baconpineapplecheeseball pinit
0 Add to Favorites

Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball

Difficulty: Intermediate Prep Time 20 min Total Time 20 mins Servings: 10 Calories: 72 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year

Description

In this culinary adventure, we'll guide you through each step of the process, ensuring that you not only create a visually stunning appetizer but also one that will have your taste buds dancing into the new year. Get ready to impress your guests with a flavor symphony that perfectly captures the essence of celebration!

Ingredients

Instructions

Video
Off On

  1. Add the cream cheese, bacon, pineapple, garlic, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and pepper to a mixing bowl. Mix until well combined. 

  2. Line a second bowl with cling wrap. Place the cream cheese in, seal the cling wrap at the top, and roll it into a ball. Place it in the fridge for about an hour or the freezer for half an hour. 

  3. Place the wall nuts, bacon, and green onions into a bowl and mix until well combined. 

  4. Remove the cream cheese mixture from the fridge or freezer and from it into a nice ball. Roll it into the walnut mixture until completely covered. 

  5. Serve with crackers and enjoy your bacon pineapple cheese ball. 

Nutrition Facts

Servings 1


Amount Per Serving
Calories 65kcal
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 7g11%
Saturated Fat 0.2g1%
Trans Fat 1.2g
Cholesterol 14mg5%
Sodium 78mg4%
Potassium 85mg3%
Total Carbohydrate 2g1%
Dietary Fiber 0.6g3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs. Nutritional values are a within reason estimate and my vary depending on several factors.

Note

Additional Recipe Notes for the Perfect Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball:

  1. Choosing Quality Ingredients:

    • Opt for high-quality cream cheese for a smoother texture and richer flavor.
    • Select ripe, fresh pineapple for a burst of natural sweetness.
  2. Bacon Bliss:

    • Crisp up the bacon until it's perfectly golden and crunchy. This adds a delightful contrast to the creamy texture of the cheese ball.
  3. Creative Additions:

    • Experiment with additional ingredients like finely chopped green onions, chopped pecans, or even a hint of jalapeño for a personalized touch.
  4. Chill for Success:

    • Allow the cheese ball to chill in the refrigerator for at least 1-2 hours before serving. This not only enhances the flavors but also makes it easier to shape and handle.
  5. Additional Recipe Notes for the Perfect Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball:

    1. Choosing Quality Ingredients:

      • Opt for high-quality cream cheese for a smoother texture and richer flavor.
      • Select ripe, fresh pineapple for a burst of natural sweetness.
    2. Bacon Bliss:

      • Crisp up the bacon until it's perfectly golden and crunchy. This adds a delightful contrast to the creamy texture of the cheese ball.
    3. Creative Additions:

      • Experiment with additional ingredients like finely chopped green onions, chopped pecans, or even a hint of jalapeño for a personalized touch.
    4. Chill for Success:

      • Allow the cheese ball to chill in the refrigerator for at least 1-2 hours before serving. This not only enhances the flavors but also makes it easier to shape and handle.
    5. Shaping Tips:

      • Wet your hands slightly to prevent the mixture from sticking while shaping the cheese ball.
      • Consider rolling the finished product in a mixture of chopped parsley or nuts for a decorative touch.
    6. Make Ahead Magic:

      • Save time on the day of your celebration by preparing the cheese ball a day in advance. Simply cover it tightly with plastic wrap and refrigerate until ready to serve.
    7. Serving Suggestions:

      • Pair the Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball with an assortment of crackers, pretzels, or sliced baguette for a variety of textures.
      • Provide a small spreading knife for easy serving.
    8. Embrace Creativity:

      • Feel free to get creative with shapes – try forming mini cheese balls for individual servings or molding the mixture into a festive shape to suit the occasion.
    9. Adjusting Seasonings:

      • Taste the mixture before shaping to adjust seasonings according to personal preference. A pinch of garlic powder or a dash of hot sauce can add an extra layer of flavor.
      1. Share and Enjoy:

      • Remember, the joy of cooking is sharing your creation! Snap a photo, share it on social media, and inspire others to create their own culinary masterpieces.

      With these additional tips, your Bacon Pineapple Cheese Ball is sure to steal the show at your New Year's Eve celebration. Get ready to savor the compliments and kick off the new year with a flavor-packed bang! 🎉🧀🍍

Keywords: Cheese Ball, Snack, Bacon Pineapple Cheeseball, Appetizer, Party Ideas

Did you make this recipe?

Tag @thecooknshare on Instagram and hashtag it #thecooknshare so we can see all your recipes.

Pin this recipe and share it with your followers.

pinit
File under

David Hood

A Food Blogger

my signature

Hey, I’m David Hood And I’m so happy you’re here!! So many of my favorite memories in life seem to take place around the table, especially when surrounded by people I love. And of course, all the better when nourished by some seriously delicious foodHappy Cooking! 

Leave a Comment


Notice: ob_end_flush(): failed to send buffer of zlib output compression (0) in /home/ourgre6/cooknshare.com/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5279