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Cheese Log Recipe

Cheese Log

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"This is an easy recipe for a cream cheese and chopped beef log rolled in pecans."

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Original recipe makes 12 servings Change Servings
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Directions

  1. Combine the cream cheese, dried beef, Worcestershire sauce, green onions, and monosodium glutamate; mix well, and refrigerate until chilled.
  2. Mix together the chopped pecans and parsley. Roll cheese into log or ball, and roll in pecans and parsley to cover.
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Dec 18, 2006

I make this same thing only i use deviled ham instead of the beef and add a couple of dashes of hot sauce. Serve it with Ritz crackers and I promise you it will be the first thing to disappear from the buffet table!!

 
Apr 06, 2009

This is an excellent appetizer! To remove some of the saltiness, I rinsed and pat-dried the dried beef before chopping. Then I added a pinch of bacon salt (yes this does exist! bacon flavored salt) as I am not a fan of MSG. This addition did not make the recipe salty.

 
Dec 21, 2010

I've made this for years but my recipe calls for one additional item, chopped pimento olives. The red piminto gives it a festive look. I don't use the monosodium glutamate, it's nasty chemicals and anyone who gets migraines should stay away from it.

 
Mar 19, 2009

This was a huge hit at our Christmas get-together, there was barely any left over. I reluctantly had to leave out the MSG because I couldn't find any in the store, but now that I know that "Accent" is the same thing, I'll follow the recipe next time.

 
Dec 29, 2007

This was a simple recipe. I found it to mix better with about 2 Tbsp. of milk and placed in a covered dish--refrigerating overnight.

 
Jul 14, 2006

Tasted ok, but seemed to be missing something. I don't know if I would do it again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 205 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 3.3 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 45 mg
  • 15%
  • Fat
  • 19.7 g
  • 30%
  • Fiber
  • 1 g
  • 4%
  • Protein
  • 5.4 g
  • 11%
  • Sodium
  • 290 mg
  • 12%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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