Canadian Sharp Cheddar Cheese Spread

Canadian Sharp Cheddar Cheese Spread

Whether it be a family gathering, friend party, or just sitting down on the couch for an evening binge watching your favourite show; we all know that there is no such thing as too much cheese. And if you’re looking to take things up a notch, look no further than this Canadian Sharp Cheddar Cheese Spread recipe!

prep: 10 mins cook: 5 mins additional: 8 hrs 30 mins total: 8 hrs 45 mins Servings: 12 Yield: 12 servings


1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce

1 (8 ounce) container cold pack aged sharp Cheddar cheese (such as MacLaren’s Imperial Sharp Cold Pack Cheddar Cheese product)

1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese

2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper

1 teaspoon paprika

¼ cup finely chopped red onion

1 dash hot sauce, or to taste


Place cream cheese and cold pack Cheddar cheese in a microwave-safe bowl; slice cheese into chunks with a knife. Microwave cheese in 30-second intervals on high just until softened, stirring between intervals.

Stir red onion, Worcestershire sauce, black pepper, paprika, and hot sauce into cheese mixture with a fork until evenly combined; spoon into an airtight container and refrigerate, 8 hours to overnight.

Remove cheese spread from refrigerator about 30 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Facts:

Per Serving: 116 calories; protein 4.9g; carbohydrates 4.8g; fat 8.9g; cholesterol 30.7mg; sodium 200.1mg.

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