Blue Cheese Spread

Choose your "blues." Make your selection from blue-veined cheeses that range in flavor from mildest Maytag, to medium Gorgonzola, to strongest Stilton.

Yield:

3 cups

Recipe from

Recipe Time

Prep: 7 Minutes
Other: 2 Hours

Ingredients

1 1/2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 (8-ounce) container sour cream
2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon hot sauce
6 ounces blue cheese, crumbled (we tested with Danish blue cheese)
1/2 cup walnut halves, toasted and chopped

Preparation

Beat cream cheese at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Add sour cream, Worcestershire sauce, and hot sauce; stir until blended. Stir in blue cheese and walnuts. Cover and chill at least 2 hours.

Note about Leftovers: Spoon extra spread over steak, or add a splash of milk to transform it into salad dressing.

Note:

Christmas With Southern Living 2006

June 2006