After 10 LOOOONG years my incredibly beautiful Niece Kris came home for Thanksgiving!!!!
Did I mention she is incredibly beautiful?!!
She brought with her a new twist on a cheese ball & I asked her to share …… this recipe is from
- Prep: 20 min
- Ready In: 3 hr 20 min
“A sweet switch from the usual cheese ball. Serve with graham crackers or chocolate wafers.”
- 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 cup butter, softened
- 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar
- 2 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
- 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans
- In a medium bowl, beat together cream cheese and butter until smooth. Mix in confectioners’ sugar, brown sugar and vanilla. Stir in chocolate chips. Cover, and chill in the refrigerator for 2 hours.
- Shape chilled cream cheese mixture into a ball. Wrap with plastic, and chill in the refrigerator for 1 hour.
- Roll the cheese ball in finely chopped pecans before serving.