Warm Artichoke Dip with Scallions and Jalapenos
2scallions, coarsely chopped
1 1/2 tspcoarsely chopped pickled jalapeno pepper
1garlic clove, cut into 2 to 3 pieces
4 ozcream cheese, cut into pieces, room temperature
1/2 cfreshly grated parmesan cheese
1/2 tspfresh lemon juice
·dash of cayenne pepper
1 can(s)artichoke hearts, drained, 14 oz
How to Make Warm Artichoke Dip with Scallions and Jalapenos
- Preheat oven to 400.
- In food processor, mix scallions, pickled jalapeno, garlic and salt. Pulse until scallions are finely chopped.
- Add cream cheese, all but 1 T. of the Parmesan cheese, the mayonnaise, lemon juice, and cayenne. Puree until smooth.
- Add the artichokes and pulse until coarsely chopped. Scrape mixture into a 2 cup gratin or other shallow ovenproof baking dish. Sprinkle reserved 1 T. Parmesan cheese over the top.
- At this point, the dip can be covered with plastic wrap and refrigerated for up to 24 hours before baking. Shortly before serving, bake for about 20 minutes until dip is lightly browned on top and bubbly hot. Let cool slightly before serving.
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