Feb. 11, 2022

Caramel Apple Cheese Ball Appetizer

The ultimate party snack is here! Combining the deliciousness of a dipped caramel apple and a classic cheeseball appetizer, this recipe is sure to be a hit.


  • 12 ounces softened cream cheese
  • 1½ cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1½ - 2 Granny Smith apples, chopped small
  • 1/8 teaspoons nutmeg,
  • 2 tablespoons caramel sauce (divided, more as desired)
  • 1 cup toasted walnuts, crushed

You will also need: crackers, pretzels, additional apple slices, etc. for serving


  1. In a large mixing bowl combine: cream cheese and cheddar cheese
  2. Next, add in apples, nutmeg and 1 tbsp only caramel sauce
  3. Using your hands form mixture into a ball and add to a large platter (we used some plastic wrap to smooth out and shape more once on platter)
  4. After cheese ball is well shaped, press crushed walnut pieces onto the sides and top of cheese ball
  5. Once outside of cheese ball is fully coated, drizzle with another 1 tbsp caramel sauce (more as desired)
  6. Add crackers, pretzels, apple slices, etc. around cheese ball and serve!

Recipe by Lunches and Littles for Superfresh Growers.

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