This is one of the easiest and delicious appetizers you will ever make! A seasoned cream cheese rolled in bacon and chives and topped with Elijah's Ghost Pepper Hot Sauce to spice it up!
Loaded Cheese Ball Bites Recipe | Elijah's Xtreme
12 oz cream cheese, softened
1 cup shredded cheese
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp paprika
2 Tbsp Elijah's Xtreme Ghost Pepper Hot Sauce
Salt and pepper
8 slices bacon, fully cooked and chopped
1/3 cup chives, finely chopped
1/3 cup pecans, finely chopped
Mix together cream cheese, shredded cheese, garlic powder, paprika, Elijah’s Xtreme Ghost Pepper Hot Sauce and season with salt and pepper. Form into 18 small balls and refrigerate until firm, about 1 hour.
In a shallow bowl or on a plate, stir together cooked bacon, chives, and pecans.
Roll balls in bacon-chive-pecan mixture and insert a pretzel stick in each ball.
Serve and enjoy! (If not serving right away, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate. Let sit at room temp for 15 minutes before serving.)