Making Spreadable Cream Cheese

Cold cream cheese can be a challenge to spread, but you can easily change its consistency. This guide is about making spreadable cream cheese.

Spreadable Cream Cheese in a Wooden Bowl
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Tip: Making Whipped Cream Cheese

Here's how to make your own whipped cream cheese instead of paying extra for it at the market. Beat cream cheese in a bowl while slowly adding 3 to 4 tablespoons of milk per 8 ounces of cream cheese. It's as easy, peasy as that. ;-)

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Question: Making Spreadable Cream Cheese

By Maryeileen 76 1,143

I bought a brick of cream cheese and I'd like to make it into a spread (like the kind you buy in a tub). Any ideas?

Maryeileen from Brooklyn, OH

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By badwater 263 654 Flag

November 7, 2006

Take a 8 oz. block of cream cheese, at room temperature place in a bowl. Pour hot pepper jelly over it & serve with assorted crackers. For Christmas, it's pretty, to do one with red pepper jelly and one with green pepper jelly.

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Tip: Make Cream Cheese Smooth

By Irishwitch 390 18

When mixing cream cheese, add a tablespoon or two of milk to make it smoother.

Source: My Mom

By JodiT from Aurora, CO

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