French Quarter Cheese Spread

taste of home 2011 summer appetizers

French Quarter Cheese Spread

1 package (8 oz) cream cheese softened

1 T grated onion

1 garlic clove, minced

¼ cup butter, cubed

¼ cup packed dark brown sugar

1 tsp Worcestershire sauce

½ tsp prepared mustard

1 cup finely chopped pecans, toasted


In small bowl, combine the cream cheese, onion, garlic. Transfer to a serving plate; shape into a 6 inch disk, Set aside.

In small saucepan, combine the butter, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce and mustard.  Cook and stir over medium heat for 4-5 minutes or until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat and stir in pecans.

Cool slightly. Spoon over cheese mixture and Serve w/ crackers.