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Muenster Cheese Spread

Muenster Cheese Spread

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  • 1 (8 ounce) package Crystal Farms Original Cream Cheese, softened
  • 8 ounces Edelweiss Muenster cheese, shredded (2 cups)
  • 1 tablespoon minced chives
  • 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Hot pepper sauce to taste
  • 4 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • Assorted crackers or cocktail rye bread


  1. Beat the cream cheese, muenster, chives, horseradish, garlic powder and hot pepper sauce in a large bowl until blended.
  2. Add bacon; beat just until mixture is combined.
  3. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes or until flavors are blended.
  4. Serve with crackers or rye bread.

Active Time: 15 Min | Servings: 8-12

Recipe and photo credit (used with permission): Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin