I love Blue Cheese. And this is a fun way to eat it! Delicious, soft, cheesy, tangy blue cheese spread made with walnuts and soft cream cheese. It’s perfect for a party, appetizer night, or tapas!
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People will ask for this recipe
This was a big hit at Easter with both young and old. Several people asked for this recipe. It was super easy to make. I made it a couple of days ahead so that I didn’t have any last-minute prep work to do on it.
So nice, because I just took it out of the fridge and let it soften to room temperature before serving.
Serve it with some crackers and fruit
I served the spread with water crackers and gluten-free rice crackers. It would also be delicious served on apple wedges with a drizzle of honey. Or, take a little and mound it inside an endive spear and top with a toasted walnut half. Fancy! I think it would also be great for a sandwich spread, maybe with a fresh tomato slice and a little fresh basil. mmmmm.
I’ll definitely make this one again!
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Blue Cheese Spread Recipe
Blue Cheese Spread
- 4- ounce cream cheese room temperature
- ½ cup walnuts chopped
- Pinch of coarse salt and ground pepper
- 4 ounces crumbled good quality blue cheese (4 ounces is about 1 cup)
- In a medium bowl, stir cream cheese with a sturdy fork until softened. Mix in walnuts; season with salt and pepper. Gently fold in blue cheese, breaking up as little as possible. Transfer mixture to a small bowl.
- Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate, up to 1 week. Allow spread to sit at room temperature about an hour before serving.
Nutritional information is based on third-party calculations, and should be considered estimates. Actual nutritional content will vary based on brands used, measuring methods, portion sizes, and more.