Appetizers

Garlic Lover's Cheese Ball

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This Garlic Lover’s Cheese Ball pairs perfectly with Town House crackers for a simple, 5 minute appetizer that is full of garlic and Italian cheese flavors. It will be one of your party favorites for holiday entertaining.

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1 block ( 8 ounces cream cheese, softened )
1 teaspoon minced garlic
¼ cup sour cream
¼ cup Parmesan cheese
¼ cup Italian shredded cheese ( or mozzarella cheese )
1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
½ cup chopped pecans
Town House Italian Herb Flatbread Crisps crackers
In a small bowl, mix the cream cheese until it is smooth. Add the garlic, sour cream, cheeses and Italian seasoning. Mix until well combined. Refrigerate for 1-2 hours. Place the chopped pecans on a plate....
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Nutritions

Calories
996

Sodium
2592mg
108% DV

Fat
76g
117% DV

Protein
41g
82% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
7g
30% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV