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Any day’s a party when it includes a Festive Pineapple Cheese Ball from DaVita dietitian Maria from North Carolina. Four ingredients and three simple steps are all it takes to prepare this tasty appetizer. Cream cheese is combined with crushed pineapple, and then green bell pepper and garlic powder are added for additional flavor and color. Simply form into a ball and chill overnight. Serve with a variety of crackers or fresh veggies, and let the party begin. Low in sodium, cholesterol, potassium and phosphorus, those with kidney problems or diabetes can enjoy our Festive Pineapple Cheese Ball without worry.