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Ingredients

  • 5 large potatoes
  • 1/2 cup parsley
  • 2 cloves minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup cilantro
  • 2 cups shredded cheese
  • 1 cup milk
  • Sour cream


method

  1. Boil and drain the potatoes
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the potatoes with parsley, minced garlic, cilantro,  shredded cheese and milk.
  3. Mash the mixture thoroughly. 
  4. Shape into palm-sized balls, then flatten on a sheet pan
  5. Put in oven for 20 min at 355° F
  6. Layer, spreading generously with sour cream
  7. Garnish, and enjoy!

 

Top rated Cheese appetizers recipes

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Flaky phyllo sheets are layered with a savory spinach and feta cheese filling

  • 2.5 lbs. spinach, chopped (you can substitute frozen, thawed well)
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 4 large onions, diced
  • 2 bunches green onions, diced (incl. 4 inches green)
  • 1/2 cup parsley, chopped
  • 1/2 cup fresh dill, chopped (substitute 3 tbsp. dried)
  • 1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/2 lb. feta cheese, crumbled
  • 4 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1/2 lb. ricotta or cottage cheese
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 lb. phyllo pastry sheets
5/5 (1 Votes)

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It only takes 3 ingredients to make this perfect cake!

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Jalapeno Popper Pizza. Discover our recipe

  • 1 ball of fresh pizza dough
  • EVOO for drizzling
  • 1 stick of cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2 cups sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 small jalapeno, chopped
  • 2 tbsp pickled jalapeno, chopped
  • 4 strips cooked bacon, crumbled
  • 1/4 c. panko
4.4/5 (42 Votes)

From the East Coast to the Wild West, Americans everywhere have their own way of enjoying deliciously cheesy foods. Here's the best of every state!

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Tomato mozzarella toast. Discover our recipe

  • Banquette
  • mozzarella
  • tomatoes
  • Parmesan cheese
  • bacon
  • cracked pepper
4.4/5 (34 Votes)

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Great for appetizers and part of a meal!

  • 3 pkgs chopped beef
  • 3 8oz cream cheese at room temp.
  • 2 tbsp. chopped sweet onion
  • 2 tsp. accent seasoning
  • 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
4.1/5 (42 Votes)

We can't wait to serve these delicious cheesy bacon cups at our next brunch!

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Tasty appetizer or side dish for anyone who loves spinach

  • 2 packages frozen chopped spinach
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 large onion
  • 1 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1 stick melted butter
  • 2 cups herb stuffing mix (cubes)
  • salt and pepper
4.4/5 (11 Votes)

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Preheat oven to 350 degrees

  • 1 lb thinly sliced deli ham
  • 1/2 lb swiss cheese, sliced
  • 2 packages hawaiian sweet dinner rolls
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons poppy seeds
4.4/5 (7 Votes)

The perfect appetizer to enjoy with an Italian dinner

  • A variety of cherry tomatoes (e.g., red and yellow), quartered
  • Balsamic vinegar, to taste
  • extra virgin olive oil, to taste
  • fresh basil leaves, chiffonade (thinly sliced)
  • crostini or toasted sliced baguette
  • 1 small (3 or 4 ounce) package of chèvre (goat cheese), plain or herbed
4.1/5 (23 Votes)

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Peel the mushrooms and carefully remove the stems

  • 8 oz fresh mushrooms
  • Soft cheese with herbs
4.4/5 (23 Votes)

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Hearty Broccoli Dip Recipe

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 pound process cheese (Velveeta), cubed
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
  • 3 cups frozen chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 2 tablespoons salsa
  • Tortilla chips
4/5 (27 Votes)

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Get fancy for your next hosting gig! Discover our recipe

  • Salmon:
  • 4 slices of smoked salmon
  • 1 garlic and herb cheese
  • Dill, lemon
  • Tomato / goat
  • 2 tomatoes
  • 1 goat cheese
  • 12 olives
  • Salt, pepper, vinegar, olive oil
  • parsley
  • Tomato / duck:
  • 2 tomatoes
  • 12 slices of smoked duck breast
  • balsamic vinegar
  • Salt and pepper
  • A few basil leaves
4.4/5 (13 Votes)

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