Bacon Cheese Log
- 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
- 1/4 cup butter, softened
- 12 slices (about 1/2 pound) bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled
- 2 green onions, thinly sliced
- 1 (6 or 8 ounce) jar process Wisconsin Cheddar cheese spread
- 1/2 cup finely chopped pecans
- Snipped parsley
- Beat together cream cheese and butter until smooth.
- Add bacon and green onions, mixing until thoroughly blended.
- Shape into a log about 8 inches long, cover and refrigerate overnight.
- Coat log with cheese spread. Roll in pecans and garnish with snipped parsley.
- Chill and serve with lightly salted crackers.
Yield: 12 servings
Recipe and photo credit (used with permission):
Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin