About Michelle Buffardi

Michelle Buffardi

Michelle Buffardi is the author of Great Balls of Cheese and a writer and editor at FoodNetwork.com and CookingChannel.com. She previously programmed and wrote crafts, holiday, and food content for MarthaStewart.com. She lives in New York City. @mbuffardi

Golf-ball size cheese balls with pretzel stems sitting on a wooden cheese board

Blue Cheese Balls

Birthday bashes. Cocktail parties. Thanksgiving dinner. Tuesday nights. These are but some occasions we’ve watched these disappear.

  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
A football-shaped cheese ball, covered with bacon bits and laces made of strips of cheese on a slate platter

Football Cheese Ball

Going for a pigskin theme for your next have-folks-over-to-crowd-in-front-of-the-game-on-the-flat-screen party? You need this.

  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 8