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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Servings: 16


    • 1 8 ounce package cream cheese, softened*
    • 1/3 cup finely chopped dried plums, divided
    • 1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts, toasted
    • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
    • 1 to 2 tablespoons orange juice, to taste
    • 1 tablespoon honey
    • Salt


In bowl, combine cream cheese, dried plums, nuts, 1 tablespoon of the orange juice, honey and cinnamon; mix well.

Add remaining orange juice, if necessary, to reach desired consistency.

Season with salt, as desired.

To serve, spread onto toasted bagels, sliced apples, crackers or celery sticks.

    Nutritional Information (per serving)
    Calories  75 
    Cholesterol  16mg 
    % of Calories from Fat  70% 
    Fat  6g 
    Sodium  42mg 
    Carbohydrates  4g 
    Protein  2g 
    Fiber  1g 

    * Use fat free cream cheese for reduced fat
    Reduced Fat Nutritional Information (per serving)
    Calories  37 
    Cholesterol  3mg 
    % of Calories from Fat  26% 
    Fat  1g 
    Sodium  68mg 
    Carbohydrates  5g 
    Protein  3g 
    Fiber  1g 

California Dried Plum Board - www.californiadriedplums.org


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