What's a good recipe for Mexican white cheese dip?


Quick Answer

AllRecipes.com publishes a highly rated Mexican white cheese dip recipe that uses white American cheese, green chilies and spices. It takes just 15 minutes to prepare and serves eight people. AllRecipes.com also offers a white cheese sauce recipe that uses Monterey Jack cheese.

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To make Mexican white cheese dip, add 1 pound of cubed white American cheese, 1/2 cup milk and 1 tablespoon margarine or butter to a medium saucepan over low heat. Cook until the cheese melts, and stir the mixture frequently as it cooks.

Stir in 2 4-ounce cans of chopped green chilies and 2 teaspoons each cumin, garlic powder and onion powder. Add cayenne pepper to taste. If the dip becomes too thick, add additional milk. Once the mixture is thoroughly heated, serve it immediately.

To make an alternative white cheese sauce recipe, melt 1 cup of butter over medium heat in a saucepan. Turn the heat down to medium-low, and stir in 3 cups of shredded Monterey Jack cheese. Stir until the cheese melts, and then stir in 1 cup sour cream and 2 4-ounce cans of drained and diced green chilies. Continue cooking the sauce until the mixture until heated thoroughly without bringing the mixture to a boil, and then serve. The recipe makes 3 cups of sauce.

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