Peanut Cheese Ball

2019 Georgia National Fair Peanut Recipe Contest Winner
Category: Savory Dish
2nd place: Carrie Veal,
Carrollton, Ga.

2 green onions, chopped
4 slices cooked crisp bacon
¼ teaspoon hot sauce
1 cup dry roasted peanuts, chopped and divided
1 (8oz) cream cheese
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese

In food processor add onions, bacon, and ¼ cup of peanuts. Blend until chopped until small pieces. Add to large bowl. Add hot sauce, cream cheese and cheddar to mixture. Mix thoroughly. Shape into a ball. Roll in the remaining peanuts.