Spicy Bacon Queso Dip


February 18, 2021 By: Comments
Tagged: Appetizers Appetizers. Cheese Cheese. Mexican Mexican. Quick & Easy Quick & Easy. Bacon Bacon. Game Day Game Day. Game Day Appetizers Game Day Appetizers. Dips, Spreads, & Sauces Dips, Spreads, & Sauces. Appetizers & Snacks Appetizers & Snacks. Recipes Easy Recipes Easy. Dips Dips. Jalapeño Jalapeño.
Prep:
5 minutes
Cook:
10 minutes
Serves:
8
Are you and your family big sports fans, including basketball? Then you’ll need a quick and easy appetizer you can enjoy on Game Day. This Spicy Bacon Queso Dip is made with two kinds of cheese, bacon, jalapeños and chunky salsa. It’s a savory snack with a kick that your whole family will totally love. Serve with our store-made tortilla chips and fresh veggies like carrots, celery and bell pepper slices. For the adults in the family, enjoy with a can of lemon lime or mango-flavored hard seltzer, like Bud Light® brand. And if you’re looking for more snacks to enjoy while cheering on your favorite team, a bowl of Planters® peanuts are the perfect protein-packed salty snack that’s sure to satisfy cravings.

Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Sauté the bacon in a large skillet set over medium heat until crispy. Transfer cooked bacon to a paper towel-lined plate and set aside. Discard all but 1 tablespoon of bacon grease from the pan. Add cumin, cayenne pepper, salsa and jalapeno peppers. Sauté for 2 minutes, stirring frequently.
  2. Add the Velveeta®, cream cheese and milk. Stir until melted.
  3. Sprinkle with reserved, cooked bacon and serve immediately with tortilla chips and fresh cut vegetables.

Recipe Tip: Leave out the cayenne pepper for a milder dip.