Queso Fundido

Queso Fundido Recipe

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Lynnda Cloutier


Queso Fundido, or melted cheese, when spooned down the middle of a soft warm flour tortillas, is a little bit of heaven. The dish can be enhanced with the addition of cooked Chorizo, or sautéed mushrooms, but it definitely stands on its own. It can also be prepared in one larger shallow ovenproof dish Right before serving, drizzle a little sherry over the top and flame. You then have Queso Flameado, equally delicious and with a little show. Source: unknown


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5 Min
15 Min


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    1/2 lb. monterey jack cheese, shredded
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    1/2 lb. mozzarella cheese, shredded
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    flour tortillas, warmed

How to Make Queso Fundido


  1. Mix the cheeses together. Divide between four individual ovenproof dishes, about 1 cup each. Press cheese down well into dishes. Bake at 375 for 15 minutes or til melted and somewhat browned on top. For a brown crusty top, put under broiler after baking. Serve at once with warm flour tortillas. Serves 4

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About Queso Fundido

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Southwestern

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