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Three-Pepper Bean Dip Recipe

Three-Pepper Bean Dip Recipe

“My husband’s great-grandmother and I spent time together creating this recipe after trying a similar version from his aunt. So it not only tastes delicious, it also has a lot of sentimental value.”—Amber Massey, Coppell, Texas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min. YIELD:20 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (16 ounces) refried beans
  • 1-1/2 cups (12 ounces) reduced-fat sour cream
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 4 green onions, chopped
  • 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies
  • 3 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons chopped chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Colby-Monterey Jack cheese
  • Tortilla chips or assorted fresh vegetables

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the first 10 ingredients. Transfer to a greased 1-1/2-qt. baking dish. Cover and bake at 325° for 25 minutes.
  • 2. Sprinkle with cheese. Bake, uncovered, 5-10 minutes longer or until bubbly. Serve warm with chips. Yield: 5 cups.
Editor's Note: Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.

Nutritional Facts

1/4 cup (calculated without chips or vegetables) equals 84 calories, 4 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 16 mg cholesterol, 211 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat, 1/2 starch.

Wine Pairings

Sweet Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.