Filled with dried fruit and nuts, this spread tops crunchy sweet celery as a versatile snack food.
Author: Fruits & Veggies More Matters (courtesy of Duda Farm Fresh Foods)
Serves: 8 person(s)
Preparation Time: 15 mins
4 dried figs, pitted
1/4 cup pecans
2 Tbsp crumbled blue cheese, unpacked
3 Tbsp fat-free plain cream cheese
1/2 cup nonfat plain yogurt
8 stalks large celery (about 10 - 12 inches long)
ALTERNATE METHOD WITHOUT FOOD PROCESSOR: Chop dried apricots, dried figs, and pecans. With a fork and hand mixer, mix blue cheese, cream cheese, and yogurt until smooth. Stir in chopped dried fruit and pecans. Refrigerate spread until ready for use. Slice celery stalks into 3- to 4-inch sticks (about 3 sticks per stalk). Fill celery pieces with spread.
Suggestion is not included in the nutritional analysis.
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