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Saga Blue and Walnut Spread

Prep time 4 mins
Yield 1 1/2 cups


  • 1 (8-oz.) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 (5-oz.) package Saga or other favorite blue cheese, rind trimmed
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts, toasted
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper
  • Specialty crackers
  • Celery sticks

How to Make It

  1. Beat cream cheese and blue cheese at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth. Stir in walnuts, lemon juice, and pepper. Serve with crackers or celery sticks. Store in refrigerator. Bring to room temperature before serving.

Christmas with Southern Living 2008