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Bacon Ranch Cheeseball with Crackers

Easy Bacon Ranch Cheeseball

A quick and easy bacon ranch cheeseball recipe.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 24 Servings


  • 16 oz Cream Cheese
  • 1 oz Dry Ranch Dressing Mix 1 Package
  • 1 Cup Shredded Colby and Monterey Jack Cheese
  • 3 oz Real Bacon Bits


  1. Take 2 8oz packages of cream cheese (softened) and mix until it is slightly whipped. 

    Cream Cheese and Hand Mixer
  2. Add 1 packet of Ranch Dressing Mix and mix until incorporated.

  3. Fold in 1 Cup of Shredded Cheese.  Add extra bacon bits or crumbled at this time if desired.

  4. Pour bacon bits or bacon crumble on a plate.

    Bacon on Plate
  5. Form cheese mixture into a ball with your hands.

  6. Roll ball in bacon bits until covered.  Wrap cheese ball in plastic wrap and place in the fridge.

    Cheeseball on Plastic
  7. When cheese ball feels firm, remove and serve with crackers.

    Bacon Ranch Cheeseball with Crackers