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How to soften cream cheese in a microwave
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How To Soften Cream Cheese

Easy microwave method to soften cream cheese.
Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword how to soften cream cheese
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Total Time 6 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 775kcal
Author Olya


  • 8 oz. cream cheese


  • Take cream cheese out of its foil wrapping and set it on a microwave-safe bowl or plate.
  • Microwave on HIGH power for about 15 to 20 seconds.


Calories: 775kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 77g | Saturated Fat: 43g | Cholesterol: 249mg | Sodium: 728mg | Potassium: 312mg | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 3045IU | Calcium: 222mg | Iron: 0.9mg