To me, appetizers and finger foods should be beautiful. Something people want to pick up, eat right away and be delighted when they taste it.

Everyone I know, including myself, loves cheese ball, however, it is a bit unattractive in its ball form rolled in nuts. I deconstruct the cheese ball when I want an elegant look which is great for a dinner party.

These cheese ball bites are very easy to make. You will need a sharp knife to dice the veggies very small.

Step 1: Ingredients

You will need to following ingredients:

1 baguette - sliced into 1/4 inch pieces
4 oz cream cheese - whipped is best for this application
1/4 onion - finely diced
1/4 red bell pepper - finely diced
1/4 orange bell pepper - finely diced
2 oz monterey jack or cheddar cheese - sliced in thin strips
4-5 olives - finely diced
8-10 walnut halves - sliced in thin strips
6 slices salami - sliced in thin strips

There isn't an exact recipe for these. Use what veggies you have (and love) in the fridge. Mix and match what ever you want! I made these for a few people who don't love spice but diced jalapeno peppers would be really yummy!

If you don't want to cut out bread rounds you could also use crackers.
I love cheeseballs too, and these are indeed much more attractive than your standard semi-demolished cheeseball! Lovely. :)
It is creative. very nice.
5 Star Gorgeous!!!
Wow, that looks good!
How pretty! This is making me very hungry.
I love food that looks good and tastes good! Beautiful as always!
Very beautiful! Well done!

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