Mini Fig and Walnut Cheese Balls

Made with four ingredients you probably have on-hand right now, these irresistible pops will be the star of your next cocktail party snack tray.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 8


oz creamy goat cheese
oz (half of 8-oz package) cream cheese
cup fig jam
cup chopped walnuts

  • 1 In medium bowl, stir goat cheese, cream cheese and jam until well blended.
  • 2 Shape mixture into 1-inch balls (about 1 tablespoon each). Roll in walnuts to coat (some cheese will show through nuts).
  • 3 To serve, place cheese balls on a platter, then skewer with a wooden toothpick.

Expert Tips

Instead of fig jam, try strawberry or other favorite jam.

If you prefer not to use goat cheese, just use 8 oz cream cheese.