15 Party-Ready Cheese Ball Recipes

It's a Gouda Thing.

Bacon and Fig Cheese Ball

Leah Maroney


Retro-inspired cheese balls are back and it's a Gouda thing. Whether they are made with cheddar, blue cheese, Gouda, feta, or Brie, cheese balls are always ready to party. The creamy orbs are an incredibly easy party appetizer to make—just mix, chill, and serve. Set one out with a tray of crackers, grilled baguette slices, or vegetable sticks, and stand back as your guests make them disappear.