This got rave reviews at work this week ~
Chili Cheese Ball
1 8 oz cream cheese, softened
2 cups marble jack cheese, shredded
1/4 tsp garlic powder
1/8 tsp cayenne pepper
1/2 tsp ancho chile pepper
1/2 tsp paprika
2 tsp green chili peppers, chopped
1/2 cup peanuts or pecans, finely chopped
2 dashes hot sauce
Mix together softened cream cheese and marble jack cheese. Add in all of the spices, peppers and hot sauce. Shape into a ball shape in bowl and cover with plastic wrap and refrigeratel for 2 hours. Remove and roll in chopped peanuts or pecans.
Return to refrigerator. Remove 15 minutes before serving.
Have a safe holiday weekend!