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Basil Cheese Spread


This tasty cheese spread was shared by Janet. Scroll down for more cheese spread recipes and related cheese appetizers.


  • 6 fresh basil leaves
  • 3 medium cloves garlic
  • 1 (8-oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • fresh basil leaves for garnish


In food processor, process basil and garlic until finely chopped. Add cream cheese, Parmesan cheese, walnuts, and olive oil; process until smooth. Transfer spread mixture to a serving bowl and garnish with fresh basil leaves.
Serve with assorted crackers.
Shared by Janet

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