HOW TO

Soften Cream Cheese

Why you'll love it

If you're trying to soften cream cheese quickly, we're sharing 4 of the best ways to do it!

What you need:

cream cheese

Countertop

Simply remove the cream cheese from the refrigerator and place it on the countertop to soften. This will take anywhere from 30 minutes to 1 hour.

1

Warm Water

Fill a large bowl of water with warm water. Then, place your wrapped brick of cream cheese into the bowl of water and let the magic happen.

2

Hands

Keep your cream cheese wrapped in its packaging and place it in your palms. Squeeze it between your hands until softened.

3

Microwave

Unwrap your brick of cream cheese & place it on a microwave-safe plate. Microwave on high in increments of 10-15 seconds until softened.

4

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enjoy!