10 Things to Do With Cream Cheese for Labor Day

10 Things to Do With Cream Cheese for Labor Day
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10 Things to Do With Cream Cheese for Labor Day

Read on for the best cream cheesy recipes for Labor Day.

Mini Cheesecakes

Guests will love these miniature cheesecakes so much they might not be able to take just one.

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Creamy Jalapeno & Pulled Pork Quesadilla

These quesadillas are extra creamy thanks to the addition of the spicy jalapeno cream cheese.

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Easy OREO Truffles

With only three delicious ingredients, truffles have never been so easy.

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Fiesta Chicken Enchiladas

Mix up your Labor Day spread by adding enchiladas to your menu! This recipe includes cheese, salsa and fresh cilantro.

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Layered Black Bean Dip

Everyone needs a go-to dip for parties. This one will be a hit!

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Creamy Layered Peach Squares

Use up the last of the summer peaches in this tasty treat.

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Zesty Shrimp Spread

This shrimp spread makes for a great passed appetizer.

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Sassy Tailgate Sandwiches

These sandwiches are the perfect finger food for an outdoor get together.

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Cream Cheese 'n Herb Cucumber Bites

Even the kids will love these creamy, crunchy bites.

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Spicy Jalapeno & Bacon Flatbread

This flatbread will make a great addition to your Labor Day spread. It uses store-bought ingredients to make it super easy!

Get the Recipe: Spicy Jalapeno & Bacon Flatbread


Labor Day means burgers, hot dogs and all things grilled. But why not try something new? Since Labor Day weekend is upon us, it's time to start planning that menu, and this year, you should add some variety to your typical cookout fare. Cream cheese is a great ingredient that's probably sitting in your refrigerator as we speak. Don't wait for the next time you eat bagels to use it! Cream cheese makes for a surprisingly great addition to so many perfect party foods that you can make this Labor Day. Add cream cheese to dips or quesadillas for a creamier flavor, or give cheesecakes a try for an indulgent party dessert.

Check out the slideshow above for the best cream cheese-filled recipes for Labor Day!

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