Pretty Cranberry Cream Cheese Centerpiece

Serves: 14
Total Calories: 241


2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1/3 cup powdered sugar
1 (6-ounce) package sweetened dried cranberries, divided
1 (15-ounce) can crushed pineapple, drained
1 cup chopped pecans, toasted
1 (3.5-ounce) can shredded coconut, divided
1 (11-ounce) can mandarin orange, drained
9 toasted pecan halves


Mix cream cheese and sugar; add cranberries, reserving 1/4 cup. Stir in pineapple, chopped pecans, and coconut. Spoon mixture into flat serving bowl. Sprinkle reserved dried cranberries around edges of bowl. Drain oranges and spread on paper towels. Arrange sections around inside edge of cranberries. Sprinkle reserved 1/4 cup coconut in center; top with pecan halves. Dip with pita crisps or spread on gingersnaps or Wheat Thins.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 14
Total Calories: 241
Calories from Fat: 148

This Pretty Cranberry Cream Cheese Centerpiece recipe is from the Fast & Fabulous Party Foods and Appetizers Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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