ritz cheese ball recipe

Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

Course Appetizer
Author Stefanie Fauquet


  • Two 8-oz. packages cream cheese
  • One 1-oz. package ranch-dressing mix
  • 1 ½ cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup bacon cooked and chopped
  • 6 Ritz Crackers crushed
  • 1 tablespoon green onion chopped
  • 1 box Ritz Crackers for serving


  1. In a medium bowl, mix all ingredients, excluding crackers and bacon
  2. Place mixture on plastic wrap and form into a ball. Refrigerate for 2 hours.
  3. When ready to serve, roll cheese ball in crushed Ritz Crackers and bacon.
  4. Serve with additional Ritz Crackers