Hot Bacon Cheddar Spread Recipe
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Hot Bacon Cheddar Spread Recipe

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This is go-to recipe when I'm have people over. The warm, luscious dip is always quite popular.—Cara Langer, Overland Park, Kansas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. Bake: 15 min.
MAKES:24 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. Bake: 15 min.
MAKES: 24 servings


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • 8 Jones Dairy Farm Dry-Aged Bacon strips, cooked and crumbled, divided
  • 1/2 cup crushed Ritz crackers
  • Assorted crackers

Nutritional Facts

2 tablespoons (calculated without crackers for serving): 105 calories, 10g fat (4g saturated fat), 19mg cholesterol, 146mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 3g protein.


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, combine cream cheese, mayonnaise, thyme and pepper. Stir in cheese, green onions and half the bacon. Transfer to a greased 3-cup baking dish.
  2. Bake, uncovered, 13-15 minutes or until bubbly. Top with crushed crackers and remaining bacon. Serve with assorted crackers. Yield: 3 cups.
Originally published as Hot Bacon Cheddar Spread in Summer Appetizers 2012 2012

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sameday15 User ID: 7651678 195782
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2014

"someone brought this in for a work day and it was very very tasty"

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