Scott's Cheese Ball with pecans and m&m's - All that's Jas

Scott's Cheese Ball with pecans and m&m's

Scott's Cheese Ball recipe with pecans and m&m's is super easy to make, deliciously sweet, and is a crowd pleaser.


  • 1 stick butter softened
  • 8 oz. cream cheese room temperature
  • ½ cup finely chopped pecans
  • 2 tablespoons light brown sugar
  • ¾ cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • ¾ cup M&M’S holiday candy


  • In a small ball combine all ingredients except M&M’S. Refrigerate for at least half an hour.
  • Take out the mixture, form into a ball and place on a small plate or other serving dish. Decorate with M&M’S as you wish.
  • Alternately, roll the cheese ball in sprinkles or mini chocolate chips. Refrigerate again until ready to serve.
  • Serve with graham crackers, shortbread cookies or Pepperidge Farms assorted cookies.