The most delicious cheese balls recipe dipped in bacon and ranch seasoning.

Perfect for guests, while watching a Football game or as a snack!

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This delicious appetizer only takes 10 minutes to make, perfect for last minute guests or a night craving! 

These MINI BACON RANCH CHEESE BALL are so easy to make! The perfect bite size snack for any party ! Try the recipe:

Posted by The Thirsty Feast on Sunday, 29 January 2017


  • 12 ounces cream cheese (softened)
  • 8 ounces cheddar cheese (shredded) 
  • 1 tablespoon dry ranch seasoning
  • 1 cup bacon (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • Pretzel sticks


  1. In a medium mixing bowl, smooth the cream cheese using a spatula or a hand mixer. Add in the cheddar cheese and ranch seasoning and mix until well combined.
  2. In another bowl, combine the bacon with the parsley.
  3. Using a melon baller or a spoon, scoop out some of the cheese mixture and form a ball. Then roll it in the bacon mixture. Repeat until you use all of the cream cheese mixture.
  4. For serving, place a pretzel stick in the middle of each cheese ball. Enjoy!

Mini Bacon Ranch Cheese Balls

Looking for an easy appetizer? Check out these MINI BACON RANCH CHEESE BALLS! Only 5 ingredients. Get the recipe here:

Posted by The Thirsty Feast on Saturday, April 22, 2017

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