Roasted-Spring-Onion and Goat-Cheese Eggs
Roasted-Spring-Onion and Goat-Cheese Eggs
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    We can't think of a lovelier spring appetizer than these egg-shaped goat-cheese balls flavored with caramelized spring onions, purple chive blossoms, and pink peppercorns. They're just the thing for an elegant Easter brunch.

    Ingredients

    • 8 ounces spring onions, trimmed and quartered lengthwise
    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
    • 8 ounces goat cheese, room temperature
    • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1/4 cup fresh chive blossoms, or 2 tablespoons chopped chives, plus more for serving
    • 1 teaspoon pink peppercorns, crushed (optional)
    • Sourdough flatbread crackers, such as Rustic Bakery, for serving

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 49 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 4 g 6.55%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 10.11%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 14 mg 4.73%
    • Sodium: 58 mg 2.42%
    • Calcium: 17 mg 1.65%
    • Potassium: 32 mg 0.92%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.96%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.88%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 2.52%
    • Vitamin C 3.84%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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