Butterscotch Fruit Dip
If you like the sweetness of butterscotch chips, you'll enjoy this warm rum-flavored fruit dip. I serve it with apple and pear wedges. It holds up for up to two hours in the slow cooker. —Jeaune Hadl Van Meter, Lexington, Kentucky
Total TimePrep: 5 min. Cook: 45 min.
Makesabout 3 cups
- 2 packages (10 to 11 ounces each) butterscotch chips
- 2/3 cup evaporated milk
- 2/3 cup chopped pecans
- 1 tablespoon rum extract
- Apple and pear wedges
- In a 1-1/2-qt. slow cooker, combine butterscotch chips and milk. Cover and cook on low for 45-50 minutes or until chips are softened; stir until smooth. Stir in pecans and extract. Serve warm with fruit.
Nutrition Facts1/4 cup: 197 calories, 13g fat (7g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 32mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Butterscotch Dip in Quick Cooking September/October 2004