Ranch Cheese Ball This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price but will share some commission. Ranch Cheese Ball 2 – 8 ounce packages of cream cheese 3/4 cup mayonnaise 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese ½ pkg ranch dressing mix, or 2 Tablespoons homemade ranch mix Allow cream cheese to soften. In a bowl, mix cream cheese, mayonnaise, cheddar cheese and ranch dressing mix. Form into a ball on a serving plate. Serve with crackers.