American Flag Taco Dip

If you're looking for a unique way to serve some patriotic dip, shape it into an American Flag! it's easy to make and adds a patriotic feel to any summer party or BBQ.



Ingredients:

  • 2 packages of Crystal Farms Original Cream Cheese, softened

  • 1 jar (16 ounces) of chunky salsa

  • 1 cup (8 ounces) of sour cream

  • 2 cups of Hook’s Colby cheese, shredded

  • 1/2 cup of chopped green onions

  • 3 bags of blue corn tortilla chips, divided

  • 2 blocks (8 ounces each) of Cedar Grove Organic Monterey Jack cheese

  • 1 cup of quartered grape tomatoes

  • 1 large sweet red bell pepper, chopped


How To Make:

  1. Beat the cream cheese, salsa, sour cream, colby and green onions in a large bowl until blended.

  2. Spread colby mixture into the bottom of the baking dish.

  3. Measure 1 cup crushed tortilla chips; set aside the remaining chips for serving.

  4. Arrange the crushed tortilla chips in a rectangle on top of colby mixture.

  5. Cut 1 block (8 ounces) monterey jack in half into two blocks, each about 1/2-inch thick.

  6. Cut slices with a 1 1/2-inch star cookie cutter, using the handle of a small spoon to press and release cheese from cutter at star points.

  7. Place stars on chips.

  8. Shred 2 cups (8 ounces) from the remaining monterey jack.

  9. Combine tomatoes and red bell pepper in a medium bowl.

  10. For stripes, arrange tomato mixture and shredded monterey jack in alternating rows, each about 1-inch.

  11. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or until serving.

  12. Serve with the reserved tortilla chips and enjoy!


You can find the full recipe here, via Wisconsin Cheese.


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