Plain cream cheese is delicious, but why not get a little creative with your breakfast or lunch bagel toppings? Here we have 11 recipes to turn plain cream cheese into a schmear you'll love. We're not just talking about run-of-the-mill cream cheese flavors like scallion or strawberry — these 11 unique mix ins start with pumpkin, progress to pickle, and close with chocolate. These are schmears to kvell over.
Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Pastries | These Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese pastries are super-easy to make with buttery, flaky, delicious puff pastry. And when topped with my favorite cream cheese, smoked salmon, and variety of toppings, they're always a hit with a crowd! @gimmesomeoven