Nov 30, I don't often make cheese balls, but I've had it on my (mental) food idea Of course, when you sit around on an idea, and finally make it (I. "A delicious and easy way to enjoy a cheese ball. Serve with crackers and enjoy! You can cut this recipe in half to make a smaller version. You could substitute. I wondered if this was because the type of cream cheese used for stiffer cheesecakes is used? I used Kraft Philadelphia, had no idea how how to make a ball.