Appetizers and Dips
19 Fluffy Cream Cheese
Fruit like a cloud! Dip It’s a creamy addition to fruit bites. Try using flavored
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cream cheese as an alternative to plain cream cheese. Celebrate National Fresh Fruit
and Vegetables Month in June with this recipe.
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup honey
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
Fresh fruit cut into wedges or bite-size
pieces for dipping
1 Mix cream cheese with honey, lemon juice, and vanilla
extract until well blended.
2 Put mixture into a serving bowl.
3 Cut fruit into bite-size pieces.
4 Serve dip with fruit.
Equipment Mixing spoon
Small plates for serving
Extension What fruits are your favorites to eat with fluffy cream cheese
fruit dip? Use a graph or language chart to list the results.
A Book to Read
In Fluffy and Baron by Laura Rankin there is a beautiful
friendship between Baron, a German shepherd dog, and a
duckling named Fluffy. Find out what happens when Fluffy
goes to the pond.
Yield: Makes 10 servings. Serving size 2 tablespoons.
Nutritional information for dip: 8 grams fat, 8 grams carbohydrates, 0 grams fiber, 1 gram protein.