Cream Cheese Spread with Chives and Garlic

Slather this savory cream cheese spread over a bagel to start your day or serve it with bruschetta as an appetizer.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 8 oz. cream cheese, softened
  • 1 Tbsp. minced chives
  • 1 clove garlic, peeled and minced
  • 1⁄8 tsp. salt
  • 1⁄8 tsp. ground black pepper


  • Combine all ingredients in a food processor or blender and process until smooth.