Spiced Cranberry Chutney Crackers

Spiced Cranberry Chutney Crackers

Enjoy this spicy cranberry chutney with cheese layered crackers - perfect recipe for delicious appetizers.

Prep Time

30

Minutes

Total Time

4:50

Hrs:Mins

Makes

35

appetizers

1
teaspoon oil
1/4
cup finely chopped onion
1
cup whole berry cranberry sauce (from 16-oz. can)
2
tablespoons cider vinegar
1
teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
1
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/4
teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Dash hot pepper sauce
3/4
cup (about 6 ounces) fat-free or light cream cheese spread (from 8-oz. container)
35
water crackers
  1. Heat oil in small saucepan over medium-low heat until hot. Add onion; cook 3 to 4 minutes or until softened, stirring frequently.
  2. Add cranberry sauce, vinegar, pumpkin pie spice, thyme, pepper and hot pepper sauce; mix well. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Cook 10 to 12 minutes or until thickened and reduced slightly, stirring frequently. Cool 20 minutes. Cover; refrigerate at least 4 hours or overnight.
  3. Just before serving, spread about 1 teaspoon cream cheese spread on each cracker. Top each with about 1 1/2 teaspoons cranberry mixture. If desired, garnish each with fresh thyme.
Makes 35 appetizers
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Recipe Fact
Using canned whole cranberry sauce instead of fresh cranberries considerably speeds up cooking.
Serving Suggestions
In a hurry? Thickly spread cream cheese onto a pretty serving plate, spoon the chutney over it and arrange the crackers around it.
Try this tasty chutney with roast chicken, turkey or pork; it's also nice inside meat and poultry sandwiches.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Appetizer)
  • Calories 30
    • (Calories from Fat 0),
  • Total Fat 0g
    • (Saturated Fat 0g,),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 50mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 6g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 3g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.