Blue Cheese Sweet Pecan and Cranberry Spread

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Blue Cheese Sweet Pecan and Cranberry Spread
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
15mins
Recipe by Administrator
Published on November 18, 2023

This flavorful and creamy Blue Cheese Sweet Pecan and Cranberry Spread is the perfect appetizer for any occasion. The combination of creamy blue cheese, sweet pecans, and tangy cranberries creates a delicious and addictive spread that pairs perfectly with crackers or bread. The spread can be prepared in just a few minutes, making it a quick and easy party favorite. Impress your guests with this unique and flavorful appetizer that will leave them wanting more.

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces blue cheese, crumbled
  • 1/2 cup pecans, chopped
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, combine the crumbled blue cheese, chopped pecans, and dried cranberries.
  2. In a separate small bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, sour cream, and honey until well combined.
  3. Pour the mayonnaise mixture over the blue cheese mixture and gently stir until everything is evenly coated.
  4. Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 1 hour to allow the flavors to meld together.
  5. Serve the Blue Cheese Sweet Pecan and Cranberry Spread with crackers or bread.
  6. Enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Blue cheese is believed to have been discovered by accident when mold contaminated a batch of cheese.
  • Pecans are native to North America and have been enjoyed for thousands of years by indigenous peoples.
  • Cranberries are a popular fruit during the holiday season and are rich in antioxidants and vitamins.