Cheesy Football

Dish type
Appetizer
Serves
30

Ingredients

    • 2
    • pkg.
    • (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
    • 1
    • pkg.
    • (8 oz.) KRAFT Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese
    • 1/2
    • cup
    • KRAFT Grated Parmesan Cheese
    • 1/2
    • cup
    • MIRACLE WHIP Dressing
    • 1/4
    • tsp.
    • pepper
    • 2
    • green onions, chopped
    • 1
    • cup
    • chopped PLANTERS Pecans
    • 2
    • Tbsp.
    • pimento strips
    • RITZ Crackers

Directions

Prep Time
15 minutes plus refridgerating
  1. Beat first 5 ingredients with mixer until blended. Stir in onions. Refrigerate several hours.
  2. Form into football shape; coat with nuts.
  3. Add pimentos for the lacing. Serve with crackers.
  4. Substitute: 
Substitute ground red pepper (cayenne) for the black pepper.
  5. Substitute: 
Substitute 1 pkg. (3 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Real Bacon Bits for the pecans.
  6. Substitute: 
Substitute roasted red peppers for the pimentos.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size
2 Tbsp. Spread and 5 crackers
Serving Size2 Tbsp. Spread and 5 crackers