A snack food
consisting of spheroid
puffs of cooked grain product colored orange and flavor
ed with either real or imitation cheddar cheese
powder. Cheese balls are usually 1/2" to 3/4" in diameter
, depending on the manufacturer. Similar to Cheese Doodles in texture
, if not shape
(Look for a list of ingredients here soon)
WARNING! Eating cheese balls will cause a discoloration in your fingertips for about two weeks (the time it takes to grow a new layer of skin) or until you wash your hands, whichever comes first.
Actually, "Cheese Ball" also refers to that softball-sized globe of cheese-product covered in nuts that you avoided like the plague at the last company Christmas party. But that's not what I was originally thinking of...