Spicy Cheese Balls Recipe
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Spicy Fried cheese balls appetizer recipe

Author: Petro


  • 8 oz cheese grated
  • cup of flour
  • 2 cups bread crumbs
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1 teaspoon chili pepper powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Mix grated cheese with 1/2 teaspoon chili powder.
  • Take 1 teaspoon of the cheese chili mix and form a ball.
  • When all cheese balls are done, roll them through flour.
  • Mix egg with water and beat well.
  • Mix the bread crumbs with remaining chili powder.
  • Dip the cheese balls in egg, one at a time, then roll through flour again then back to egg dipping.
  • Lastly roll through bread crumbs and nicely coat the whole ball.
  • When all balls are coated as above, heat oil in a skillet.
  • Cook the cheese balls until golden.
  • Remove on a paper towel.
  • Stick a toothpick so they're easier to grab and serve.
  • You can serve these with a Tzatziki sauce.