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Calico Cheese Dip Recipe

Calico Cheese Dip Recipe

As soon as my husband tasted this tantalizing dip at a party, he suggested I get the recipe...not knowing I'd already asked the hostess for it! Attractive and zesty, it's one of my most popular appetizers.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:48 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 cups (16 ounces) shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies
  • 1 can (2-1/4 ounces) sliced ripe olives, drained
  • 4 green onions, sliced
  • 3 medium tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 1/2 cup minced fresh parsley
  • 1 envelope Italian salad dressing mix
  • Tortilla chips

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, beat together the cheese, chilies, olives, onions, tomatoes and parsley until blended.
  • 2. Prepare salad dressing mix according to package directions; pour over cheese mixture and mix well. Serve immediately with tortilla chips. Yield: 6 cups.

Wine Pairings

Sweet Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.