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Fiesta Cream Cheese Spread

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A family favorite!

Ingredients

8-ounce package cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup chunky salsa
1/4 cup apricot preserves or orange marmalade
2 tablespoons avocado, chopped
1 tablespoon chopped ripe olives
1 tablespoon minced fresh cilantro
Assorted crackers, corn or tortilla chips

Instructions

Place cream cheese on a serving plate. In a small bowl, combine salsa and preserves; spread over cream cheese. Sprinkle with avocado, olives and cilantro. Serve with crackers or chips. Makes 8 servings.

Patrick Doherty Rock Island



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