The Ultimate, Indulgent Bagel with Cream Cheese and Bacon

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Everyone knows the most fun part of a bagel is what you spread onto it. It’s really just an edible serving platter for gobs of cheesy indulgence. Which is a pretty apt description of this Cooper® Sharp Bacon Cream Cheese Bagel Spread. Because come on … it’s Cooper® cheese, cream cheese, and bacon. Hard to get more indulgent than that.


• 8 ounces whipped cream cheese
• 3 bacon strips, cooked and chopped*
• 1 cup Cooper® Sharp White, Yellow or Black Pepper cheese, shredded
• green onions, chopped (optional)


• In a small bowl, combine all ingredients and mix thoroughly.

• If desired, chill before serving. If you just can’t wait, go ahead and dig in!

• Serve with bagels—or you can use this spread for crackers, toast, crostini, those little rolled-up tortilla appetizers—or even as a topping for chicken or steak.


*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

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