delicious appetizer

Cast-Iron Queso Fundido

This Queso Fundido is full of flavor, making it the ultimate appetizer! With chorizo and green chiles, this Mexican dish has a hint of spice. It's very customizable and oh-so-cheesy!

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total Time: 30 Min

olive oil green chiles Mexican chorizo Monterey Jack cheese pico de gallo fresh cilantro

serves: 6-8


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Preheat the oven.


You'll do some cooking on the stove, then finish the queso off in the oven. Preheat to 350°F (177°C) .

Brown the sausage.


Remove sausage from casings and brown in the skillet with olive oil. Drain grease. 



Stir together the chorizo and green chiles and place in an oven-safe dish.

Add the cheese.


Cover the mixture with shredded cheese. Bake until bubbly.  

Add toppings.


While still warm, top with pico de gallo or your favorite toppings, and dig in!

make this recipe your own! 

Add your favorite toppings! Other kinds of cheese are a great place to start.

Mushrooms add a lovely umami flavor.

Add different kinds of peppers, like bell peppers or poblanos.

Susannah Brinkley Henry

make the ultimate dip trio!