Loaded Cheese Football
 
Ingredients
  • 16 oz soft cream cheese
  • 8 oz brick medium cheddar, grated by hand (not the bagged kind!)
  • ½ cup chopped scallions
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp kosher salt
  • ⅓ cup salted and roasted almonds, chopped
  • 4 slices chopped, crispy bacon, (Cooked until crispy at 425 degrees.)
  • 2 mozzarella cheese sticks (trim to make the laces)
Instructions
  1. Electric mix the cream cheese and cheddar until fluffy.
  2. Add half the scallions, garlic powder and salt.
  3. Mold into a football shape on your plate/platter.
  4. Use your hands to coat the cheese with your chopped scallions, almonds and bacon.
  5. Lay cheese on top to look like the laces.
Recipe by Hugs and Cookies XOXO at https://hugsandcookiesxoxo.com/loaded-cheese-football/