Bacon Ranch Cheeseball

If you are heading to a party or BBQ and need to bring along a fabulous impressive appetizer, you can make this one in a pinch!  So easy and full of flavor, guests will be left wanting more.   Be sure to bring A LOT of buttery crackers to go along with it, because this will surely be gone in the blink of an eye!


1 package cream cheese
1/2 cup candied walnuts
1 package ranch dressing mix
1/2 lb bacon bits


Mix all ingredients together (except for 1/2 cup of bacon) in large bowl and form into ball. Place in refrigerator to harden. Once hardened, press bacon bits into cheese ball and place on plate with crackers. Enjoy!