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Cranberry Crackers

Yield Makes 16 appetizers

Ingredients

  • 1 cup finely chopped fresh cranberries
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 teaspoon seeded and minced jalapeño pepper
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 4 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped walnuts
  • 16 wheat crackers or light shredded whole wheat wafers

Nutrition Information

  • calories 46
  • fat 2.1 g
  • cholesterol 4 mg
  • sodium 70 mg

How to Make It

  1. Stir together first 6 ingredients; chill 2 to 3 hours.

  2. Stir together cream cheese and orange juice; stir in walnuts. Spread on crackers, and top with cranberry mixture. Serve immediately.

  3. NOTE: For testing purposes only, we used Snackwells Wheat Crackers.