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5 Delicious + Light Bagel Toppings with Cream Cheese

To celebrate National Bagel Day, I dreamed up 5 downright delicious bagel toppings using all 5 of Arla's Cream Cheese flavors! And none of them will break the bank calorie-wise or make you wonder whether or not you've fallen off-the-wagon.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time2 mins
Total Time7 mins
Course: Breakfast, Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bagel spread, bagel topping, blueberry coconut bagel, chocolate peanut butter bagel, funfetti bagel, mediterranean bagel, pizza bagel recipe
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 130.3kcal


Blueberry Coconut Bagel

  • 2 tablespoons Arla Blueberry Cream Cheese Spread
  • ¼ cup fresh blueberries or frozen blueberries, thawed
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened coconut flakes

Mediterranean Bagel Topping

  • 2 tablespoons Arla Herbs & Spices Cream Cheese Spread
  • 1 roasted red pepper packed in water, finely chopped
  • 2 kalamata olives pitted and finely chopped
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh basil

Pizza Bagel Topping

  • 2 tablespoons Arla Peppercorn Cream Cheese Spread
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped yellow onion
  • 3 grape or cherry tomatoes chopped
  • 2 slices turkey pepperoni
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Pinch red pepper flakes

Funfetti Bagel Topping

  • 2 tablespoons Arla Original Cream Cheese Spread
  • 1 teaspoon honey or powdered sugar
  • ½ teaspoon rainbow sprinkles

Choco-Peanut Butter Banana Bagel

  • 1 ½ tablespoons natural peanut butter
  • 1 ½ tablespoons Arla Light Cream Cheese Spread
  • ¼ medium banana sliced
  • dark chocolate shavings optional


  • Mix ingredients together
  • Toast bagel
  • Spread topping on toasted bagel


Nutritional value above based on Blueberry coconut bagel
Mediterranean Bagel Topping
Nutrition information for the topping: Calories 117.9, Total Fat 10.1g, Sat Fat 4g, Cholesterol 20mg, Carb 5.3g, Fiber 0.7g, Sugars 2.5g, Protein 2.6g
Pizza Bagel Topping
Nutrition information for the topping: Calories 93.8, Total Fat 5.9g, Sat Fat 3.3g, Cholesterol 27.2mg, Carb 5.8g, Fiber 1.1g, Sugars 2.1g, Protein 4.1g
Funfetti Bagel Topping
Nutrition information for the topping: Calories 111, Total Fat 7.5g, Sat Fat 4.5g, Cholesterol 25mg, Carb 8.2g, Fiber 0g, Sugars 8.2g, Protein 1g
Choco-Peanut Butter Banana Bagel
Nutrition information for the topping: Calories 196.4, Total Fat 13.2g, Sat Fat 4.3g, Cholesterol 15.1mg, Carb 13.2g, Fiber 2.1g, Sugars 7.2g, Protein 6.0g


Calories: 130.3kcal | Carbohydrates: 10.1g | Protein: 2.8g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 7.3g