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Paw-Some Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

Total Time:

1 Hour 15 Minutes

Servings:

8

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Ready to dip your paws into this insanely cheesy dip? And yes, the pun is very much intended. Because this holiday appetizer has just the right amount of cream, zesty ranch and savory bacon, your guests will wish this was the main course.

Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2 tbsp. sour cream
  • 1 oz. package ranch seasoning
  • 1 c. mild cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 5 c. Cheetos® Paws® Cheese Flavored Snacks , crushed (reserve ½ cup for coating)
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • 2 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
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Ready to dip your paws into this insanely cheesy dip? And yes, the pun is very much intended. Because this holiday appetizer has just the right amount of cream, zesty ranch and savory bacon, your guests will wish this was the main course.

Cooking Instructions

  • Beat cream cheese, sour cream and ranch seasoning until combined.

  • Add shredded cheddar and crushed Cheetos® Paws® and beat until fluffy.

  • Stir in green onions and bacon.

  • Transfer mixture to a sheet of plastic wrap. Mold into an oval shape that is 1½ inches high by 4½ inches across. Wrap tightly and refrigerate at least one hour.

  • Just before serving, unwrap cheese form and roll in crushed Cheetos® Paws®, pressing to coat completely.

  • Place form on a serving plate. Use a spoon to shape a paw print on the surface.

  • Serve immediately with a side of Cheetos® Paws®.

Serve & enjoy!

Made with

Cheetos® Paws® Cheese Flavored Snacks

Cheetos® Paws® Cheese Flavored Snacks
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