The 10 Best Ways to Use Cream Cheese for the Holidays

The 10 Best Ways to Use Cream Cheese for the Holidays
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The 10 Best Ways to Use Cream Cheese for the Holidays

Read on for 10 creative ways to use cream cheese.

Make-Ahead Spinach Phyllo Roll-Ups

It's easy to throw together this flavorful appetizer as the perfect party appetizer.

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Mashed Potato Layer Bake

Get cozy with the ultimate comfort food. Creamy and cheesy, this potato recipe is the perfect cold weather indulgence.

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Easy 'Pierogi' Casserole

This recipe makes it easy to throw together a potato and bacon-filled casserole on a chilly night.

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Easy Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo

Pasta Alfredo is a great meal to throw together last minute. The added chicken in this dish makes it extra filling.

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PHILADELPHIA Classic Cheesecake

A classic cheesecake recipe is always great to have handy. This one happens to be amazingly creamy, rich and delicious.

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Easy Shepherd's Pie

This shepherd's pie requires only seven ingredients to put together.

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Black And Blue Beef Tenderloin

This recipe takes under an hour to make so you can have a flavorful beef dish on the dinner table in a flash!

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Classic ROKA Cheese Ball

If you aren't sure what to serve guests this fall, try this cheesy appetizer. It will be a hit at a party or on game night.

Get the Recipe: Classic ROKA Cheese Ball

Luscious Four-Layer Pumpkin Cake

You can easily get your pumpkin fix with this aromatic four-layer cake.

Get the Recipe: Luscious Four-Layer Pumpkin Cake

Corn Soufflé

If you're looking for a side dish (or even just an afternoon snack), this unique corn soufflé is a winner!

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As the weather gets colder, the prospect of cooking in a warm kitchen becomes much more alluring. These hearty recipes will warm you up or comfort you through those cold nights, and cream cheese tends to add an extra texture of creaminess (and ease) to these delicious recipes.

Check out the slideshow above for 10 new ways to use cream cheese.

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