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These simple game day bacon cheese balls are an easy game day appetizer that everyone will love! Make these bacon cheese balls for your next tailgating, game day, or superbowl party and watch them disappear. This is an easy game day recipe that going perfect on a cracker.

Game Day Bacon Cheese Balls

These simple game day cheese balls are easy game day appetizers that everyone will love!
Course Appetizer
Servings 24
Calories 89kcal
Author Kat Jeter & Melinda Caldwell


  • 8 ounces Cream cheese
  • 4 ounces Cheddar cheese shredded
  • 10 slices Bacon finely chopped
  • 4 ounces Salted Almonds chopped


  • Combine first 3 ingredients in a bowl.
  • Roll cheese mixture into 1 inch balls and gently form them into a football shape by rolling into an oval and narrowing the ends slightly.
  • Roll the mini footballs in the chopped almonds.
  • Enjoy!


Serving: 1ball | Calories: 89kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 21mg | Sodium: 120mg | Potassium: 35mg | Vitamin A: 180IU | Calcium: 44mg | Iron: 0.1mg