Pineapple Cheese Ball: 1-1/2 packages (12 oz) cream cheese 1 small can crushed pineapple (well drained) powdered sugar (to taste- approximately 2-3 Tbsp.) green onion (optional-to taste, approximately 2 Tbsp.) chopped ham (optional-to taste, approximately 2-3 Tbsp. I used deli meat ham) chopped pecans (about 1 cup worth) Combine all ingredients together. Mash into a ball and chill. Roll in crushed pecans. Refrigerate until served. Serve with crackers.
Lemon-Basil Cheese Ball Cheese balls are always a huge hit with my family for Christmas, but I'm not a fan of cream cheese. This one looks a little more like my kind of recipe!
Mozzarella balls and tomato-basil sauce.