'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Star Rachel Brosnahan's Family Holiday Recipe Is Retro-Cool

It only uses 4 ingredients!
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The "Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" star Rachel Brosnahan shared her favorite family holiday recipe, and it's surprisngly easy to make.

Rachel Brosnahan’s family holiday recipe seems like it could be right out of her Emmy-award winning show, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” It’s called “The Cheese Mound,” and it fits right in with the show’s retro world full of Jell-O molds, salmon mousse canapes, and deviled eggs.

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The recipe for Brosnahan’s mountainous cheese mound has been in the star’s family for more than 50 years. The holiday go-to uses only four ingredients and seems like it could serve a whole bunch of people.

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The cheese mound consists of 16 ounces of light cream cheese, 8 ounces of blue cheese, a fourth of a cup of red onion and one small can of chopped black olives. Once the red onion is grated into a pulp using a cheese grater, all the ingredients are mixed together and formed into a mound shape. Brosnahan serves her holiday dish on a cutting board with crackers.

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