TACO BELL® and Logo are trademarks owned and licensed by Taco Bell Corp.
Let's Make It
Mix cream cheese, 1/2 cup shredded cheese and seasoning mix; spread into Christmas tree shape on 10-inch plate. Top with sour cream to within 1/4 inch of edges. Sprinkle remaining shredded cheese around edges. Refrigerate 1 hour.
Remove cheese spread from refrigerator about 15 min. before serving. Decorate with avocados, olives and peppers to resemble garland, lights and ornaments. Place crackers at bottom of tree for the trunk.
Serve with the round buttery crackers.
Since this seasonal spread makes 28 servings, it's great to serve at a special occasion, such as a family party.
Top this festive tree-shaped holiday spread with a red pepper star. Just cut a piece of red pepper into a star shape using a 1-1/2-inch star-shaped cookie cutter. Or, cut the star from a KRAFT Singles.
Substitute prepared guacamole for the chopped avocados. Use a small spoon to make the garland with the guacamole. Or, spoon guacamole into a small reasealable plastic bag. Cut a small piece from 1 bottom corner of bag and use to pipe the guacamole onto the cheese spread.
Ripe avocados will turn brown on standing. To help prevent them from darkening, toss them with fresh lemon juice before draining and using as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g
Saturated Fat 6g
Trans Fat 0.5g
Total Carbohydrates 12g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Makes 28 servings, 2 Tbsp. spread and 5 crackers each.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.