Cheesy Christmas Tree

Let's whip it up

Prep time:

0 min

Total time:

0 min



Ingredient list

  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) brick cream cheese
  • ½ cup basil pesto
  • ¼ cup chopped red pepper s
  • 1 stick mozzarella-cheddar string cheese
  • RITZ Crackers

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Recipe Tips


Cut block of cream cheese diagonally in half. Arrange both halves, with points together, on serving plate to resemble Christmas-tree shape.


Cut a 2-inch piece from one end of string cheese; place at bottom of tree for the trunk. Wrap up remaining cheese; refrigerate until ready to use for snacking or other use.


Spoon pesto over cream cheese; top with peppers. Serve with the crackers.