Bacon Cheeseball Bites

These bacon cheeseball bites are the perfect appetizer for the holidays! Scroll down for the tasty recipe!

Bacon Cheeseball Bites

The delicious combo of cheese and bacon is hard to resist! If you’re looking for an easy appetizer recipe that everyone will love – this is it! Who doesn’t love bacon and cheese!? You can serve them with crackers for guests or if you’re watching your carbs you skip the crackers and instead serve with a sugar-free dipping sauce or with celery sticks!

Bacon Cheeseball Bites

Bacon Cheeseball Bites

Bacon Cheeseball BitesThese bite size bacon cheeseball appetizer can be eaten with crackers or on their own! Normally I’ve bought cheeseballs from the store but these bite size cheeseballs are much more convenient to serve a crowd. They are a great appetizer for New Years (bonus points if you serve with wine), football ball games or even to bring along to a party you’re attending.

Looking for more easy to make holiday recipes? Try these mini burritos that are served with a jalapeño cilantro dipping sauce or these three ingredients empanadas,

Bacon Cheeseball Bites


Bacon Cheeseball Bites
Yield: 15 cheeseballs

5 strips of bacon, cooked and divided
1 package cream cheese
1 ½ teaspoon parsley
Dill ¼ teaspoon
¼ teaspoon garlic powder
½ teaspoon onion powder
Pepper – ¼ teaspoon
¼ teaspoon salt
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese


1. Place two strips of bacon in a food processor or blender and pulse until fine. Set aside.

Bacon Cheeseball Bites
2. Cube the cream cheese and place it in a food processor or blender with remaining strips of bacon, parsley, dill, garlic powder, onion powder, pepper, and salt. Pulse until combined.

Bacon Cheeseball Bites
3. Add cheese and pulse until combined.

Bacon Cheeseball Bites
4. Using a spoon, form balls of cream cheese mixture.

Bacon Cheeseball Bites
5. Pour fine bacon pieces in a small bowl and roll each ball in the bacon.

6. Refrigerate the balls for at least an hour before serving.

Bacon Cheeseball Bites

Bacon Cheeseball Bites

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Bacon Cheeseball Bites

More easy holiday recipes:

Reindeer Marshmallow Stirrer

Cranberry Quinoa Stuffing

Gingerbread Dip

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