Jalapeno Popper Spread

By | August 4, 2020

Total Time
Prep: 10 min. Bake: 25 min.

16 servings

2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened
1 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
1/4 cup canned chopped green chiles
1/4 cup canned diced jalapeno peppers
1 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
1/2 cup panko bread crumbs
Sweet red and yellow pepper pieces and corn chips

In a large bowl, beat the first five ingredients until blended; spread into an ungreased 9-in. pie plate. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese; top with bread crumbs. Bake at 400° until lightly browned, 25-30 minutes. Serve with peppers and chips.

Test Kitchen Tips
Regular dry bread crumbs stand in just fine for panko.
Monterey Jack is a phenomenal melting cheese. If you want a little extra spice, use pepper jack instead.

Nutrition Facts
1/4 cup: 239 calories, 23g fat (9g saturated fat), 43mg cholesterol, 304mg sodium, 3g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 5g protein.

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