Southwest Dipping Sauce

Southwest Dipping Sauce - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and Snacks
Rated 4.7 / 5 based on 11 reviews

Prep Time: 10 min
Total Time: 35 min
Yield: 8 Serving

Nutrition Facts:
240 calories
9 grams fat

Ingredients

6 Fresh green chiles, roasted over wood chips, peeled

2 roasted bell peppers

3 Tablespoons Extra Virgin Spanish Olive Oil

2 Cloves garlic, crushed

3 Large fresh tomatoes, peeled and finely chopped

1 Cup shredded Longhorn or other cheese

Sea Salt and additional heat to taste

Directions

Puree (liquefy) two roasted chiles and both bell peppers, the garlic, and about 3/4 of one tomato (Ro-tel canned can be diced for this) in food processor.
Combine with diced chiles, diced tomatoes and juice, and cheese. Cover and chill. Warm some crusty bread. Serve.

BTW, after seeing folks on here sing the praises of Ro-tel tomatoes with green chiles, I finally found some at the Ocean State Job Lot. As usual, all praise was deserved. Ro-tel "brightens up" any relevant recipe. At 0.59 a can, worth every penny. Now if I can get my grocery store to carry...

©
Published:




Latest Reviews

"I followed the recipe exactly-once for Christmas Day, the next time for New year's Eve. Both times it was a big hit, with people asking how I made it. I added some frozen fruit icecubes & I made sure the Golden Circle fruit juice packs & soft drink bottles were in the freezer for a while before I made them, so that they were-not frozen of course-but icy cold. There were a few slivers of ice in the fruit juice actually. Very easy to make, liked by just about everyone. Good recipe to have." - sherri3802

"I use neufchatel cheese to cut down on the fat content. I always make a double batch and add 1 pound of fried and drained ground turkey to one batch. If soup is too watery, I add instant mashed potatoes just until it slightly thinkens." - patti c.

"My mom used to make this easy recipe every Thanksgiving when I was little. We kids could..." - stacy m. polcyn

"A delicious chicken pot pie made from scratch with carrots, peas, and celery for a comfort food classic." - colleen

"Delicious Ham and Potato Soup - A hearty, easy soup that's ready in 45 minutes. Perfect for using up leftover ham." - dora

"For this lovely pie, sweet potatoes are boiled, peeled and mashed together with butter, sugar,..." - collin

Happy cooking...