Olive Cheese Balls

Olive Cheese Balls

Ready in 30 minutes

Perfect for an appetizer.

"These are so delicious and easy to make. I was glad to find this recipe again after all these years."

- Saheckler

Top-ranked recipe named "Olive Cheese Balls"

3.7 avg, 12 review(s) 75% would make again

Ingredients

Are you making this? 
1/2 lb sharp cheddar; grated
1 cups Flour
1 stick margarine or butter; (softened)
1 tsp cayenne
1 jar green olives

Original recipe makes 25

Servings  

Preparation

Mix first four ingredients with hands. Drain olives well. Wrap 1 tsp dough around each olive. Freeze and store in plastic bag. Bake frozen balls in 400ยบ oven for 10-15 minutes.

Credits

Added on Award Medal
Verified by stevemur

Green olive cheeseballs photo by tfgadg tfgadg

photo by Jabena Jabena

photo by akopecky akopecky

Calories Per Serving: 105 Get detailed nutrition information, including line-by-line nutrition insights?  Try BigOven Pro for Free for 14 days!

Date My private notes
Add your own private notes with BigOven Pro!

Recipe Links

Link in another recipe. What would you serve with this?

Reviews for Olive Cheese Balls

I'd rate it:


sign in to add your comment

Tags


Reviews

Add yours!

I wonder if you could deep fry these a little?
teripolzin 2 months ago
These are horrible they taste like flour!
mindy_e_eddy 4 months ago
These are ok. I added only 1/8 teaspoon of cayenne pepper and 1/4 teaspoon of paprika. Rolling the dough around the olives was very challenging at first, but I got the hang of it after the first several. I baked them for 15 mins and served them warm. I mostly tasted flour when eating them.
Jabena 4 months ago
1 stick is 110g
karl_midgley_3 5 months ago
Substituted smoked paprika in place of the cayenne pepper. Turned out great!!
cynthiaklewis5 5 months ago
cayenne called for made first batch too spicy to eat. made 2nd batch with paprika and took to party. The plate only had 3 left after party. Good sign but on the fence because of cayenne called for ruined first batch
OaxacaCookin 1 year ago
jlc314 1 year ago
this was awesome
pamrobertsgardner 1 year ago
I cant wate to try it
charlianne 1 year ago
I really loved these. Made them for camping pot luck and they were gone in minutes. Thanks
mtlavery 1 year ago
Add unlimited recipes. Organize in custom folders. Find recipes for your diet. Try BigOven Pro Free