Nacho Cheese Dip

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


3 cups

Updated: Nov. 22, 2023
With jobs, school and sport activities, evening is our time for family fun. We munch on this zippy dip while visiting or watching a movie. —Dawn Taylor, Milton, Kentucky


  • 1/4 pound bulk spicy pork or Mexican-style sausage
  • 2 tablespoons chopped green pepper
  • 2 tablespoons chopped onion
  • 1 pound American cheese, cubed
  • 3/4 cup salsa
  • Tortilla chips or raw vegetables


  1. In a 1-1/2-qt. microwave-safe container, microwave sausage, green pepper and onion on high for 1-2 minutes or until sausage is fully cooked; drain. Add the cheese and salsa. Cover and microwave on high for 1-2 minutes, stirring frequently until cheese is melted and mixture is smooth. Serve with tortilla chips or vegetables.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons: 75 calories, 6g fat (3g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 279mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 4g protein.