Caprese Cheeseball

Wednesday, July 24th 2013, 4:41 pm
By: News 9


1 package of cream cheese, softened

1/2 cup mayonnaise

1 small jar chopped pimentos

1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese

1 tsp minced garlic

1/2 tsp sea salt

1/2 tsp pepper

1/2 cup chopped fresh basil

1/2 teaspoon Tabasco

*Serve with pita chips


In a medium sized bowl combine the cream cheese, mayonnaise, salt, pepper, chopped pimento, mozzarella cheese, 1/4 cup of fresh basil and Tabasco.

Stir to combine and then form into a ball. Wrap with plastic wrap and place into refrigerator to chill for at least 2 hours. Remove from refrigerator and plastic wrap. Roll in fresh basil and chopped pecans. Serve with pita chips!