Anita's Jalapeño Popper Dip

Susan Feliciano


My daughter Anita makes this really awesome hot dip. A favorite for holiday parties. Note of caution: wear gloves when seeding and chopping the jalapeño peppers. It will save your hands from burning.


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a crowd
10 Min
30 Min



  • 6 slice
    bacon, cooked crispy and diced
  • 2 pkg
    (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 c
  • 4-5
    jalapeños, chopped, seeds & membranes removed
  • 1 c
    shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 c
    shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/4 c
    diced green onion
  • 1/4 c
    (packed) chopped cilantro

  • 1 c
    finely crushed ritz crackers
  • 1/2 c
    shredded parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 stick
    butter, melted (1/4 cup)

How to Make Anita's Jalapeño Popper Dip


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
    Combine dip ingredients in a medium bowl; stir well.
    Transfer to an oven-proof dish.
  2. Combine topping ingredients in a small bowl and sprinkle over top of the dip. Bake for 30 minutes until bubbly and crispy on top.
  3. Serve with tortilla chips or baked pita chips.

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About Anita's Jalapeño Popper Dip

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers, Dips, Chips
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Southwestern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #holiday, #Party

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