Tag: cream cheese

Rachel’s Ultimate Crab Dip

Ingredients: 16 oz blue crab claw meat 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 3/4 cup sour cream 3/4 cup sharp cheddar 2 1/2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 1/2 tablespoons Old Bay 1/2 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon mustard powder 1 […]

Nutella Black Bottoms

Ingredients: for the filling: 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 6 oz miniature semisweet chocolate chips 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup Nutella 1 egg, at room temperature for the batter: 2 1/4 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup cocoa 1/2 cup canola oil 1 1/2 teaspoon baking […]

Cheddar Horseradish Spread

Ingredients: 2 cups grated extra sharp cheddar 8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature 2 tablespoons prepared horseradish 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 shallot, minced Directions: Place the cheese, cream cheese, shallot, horseradish and Worcestershire sauce in a blender. Pulse until smooth. Scrape into a bowl. Wrap tightly in plastic […]

Smoked Salmon & Caper Dip

Ingredients: 1/4 cup diced red onion 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 5 oz smoked salmon 3 tablespoons capote capers* 2 tablespoons sour cream 1/4 teaspoon white pepper Directions: Cube the cream cheese and place it in a food processor along with the salmon, capers, pepper and sour cream. […]

Nutella Cheesecake Squares

Ingredients: crust: 1/2 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 1/4 cup flour 1/4 cup cocoa 1/4 cup dark brown sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted 1/8 teaspoon salt filling: 16 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 1/4 cup Nutella 1/2 cup sugar 2 tablespoons flour 2 large eggs,at room temperature Directions: Preheat oven […]

Smoked Salmon Cheese Ball

Ingredients: 2 cups grated Cabot extra sharp cheddar 8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 3 oz smoked nova salmon 1 inch chunk of shallot, minced 1/2 cup minced flat leaf parsley Directions: Place the cheese, cream cheese, shallot, salmon and Worcestershire sauce in a blender. […]

Clam Dip, Gonna Have Clam Dip! Clam Dip!

Ingredients:10 oz canned “cocktail” clams, drained, reserving 2 tablespoons clam juice8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature1/2 cup sour cream1/4 cup mayonnaise2 teaspoons minced shallot1 teaspoon lemon zest1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1/2 teaspoon lemon juice1 large clove garlic, minced1/8 teaspoon celery seedsaltwhite pepperfinely chopped flat leaf parsley Directions:In a food processor […]

Cranberry Cheesecake Squares

Ingredients: crust: 1/2 cup flour 1/2 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 1/4 cup light brown sugar 4 tablespoons butter, melted 1/8 teaspoon salt filling: 1/2 cup whole berry cranberry sauce 16 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 2 tablespoons flour 2 large eggs juice of one tangerine zest […]

Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting

Ingredients:8 oz cream cheese, softened1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar2 teaspoons vanilla food coloring Directions:In a large bowl, beat together the vanilla, cream cheese, food dye and confectioners sugar until smooth. Add more confectioners sugar in 2 tablespoon increments if you want or need a stiffer or sweeter frosting. My thoughts: […]