Warm Blue Cheese Dip with Garlic and Bacon Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Warm Blue Cheese Dip with Garlic and Bacon Recipe
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Warm Blue Cheese Dip with Garlic and Bacon

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"Even people that don't like blue cheese love this wonderful hot dip. It can be served with vegetables, but I find that people like it best with French bread."

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Original recipe makes 1.75 cups Change Servings
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  • PREP

    30 mins
  • COOK

    30 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr

Directions

  1. Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Remove bacon from skillet, drain on paper towels and crumble.
  2. Place garlic in hot bacon grease. Cook and stir until soft, about 1 minute. Remove from heat.
  3. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Place cream cheese and half-and-half in a medium bowl. Beat with an electric mixer until blended. Stir in bacon, garlic, blue cheese and chives. Transfer mixture to a medium baking dish.
  4. Bake covered in the preheated oven 30 minutes, or until lightly browned.
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Reviews More Reviews

Most Helpful Positive Review
Dec 27, 2005

Made this dip on Christmas Eve. It was delicious. The only problem I had was there just wasn't enough! Will be making this one again for sure.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Dec 10, 2005

fan of blue cheese but did not wow the family- waste of ingrediants

 
Jun 24, 2006

This dip is incredible served on thinly sliced green apples ....and with a glass of nice white wine... heaven!!!

 
Jan 02, 2006

Good, but salty - not sure if it was the brand of cheese or the bacon (I used less bacon than the recipe called for, but it was still quite salty)

 
Dec 20, 2005

Wonderful flavor and so easy to make. Even friends who normally would avoid anything with blue cheese just loved this dip!

 
Dec 11, 2005

Even though I don't know if I'll make this again, I had to give it 5 stars. It proved true to the other reviews - even people who don't like blue cheese liked it. I immediately tasted the blue cheese, although I made it so I knew it was in there. However, two other people were surprised when I told them blue cheese was in it. I served it with thin toasted slices of french bread. It doesn't make a very large quanity. But it was enough for a small group. I must say it was a nice change from all of the typical dips or appetizers. Thanks!

 
Dec 13, 2005

Delicious spread - very flavorful! I kept mine in crockpot at a recent party and it had a tendency to dry out - suggest adding more half & half if you are planning on eating it over the course of an evening.

 
Mar 28, 2007

Thanks Carol for a wonderful recipe. I made this recipe as directed except I did add four garlic cloves than recommended. I used Tricuits and toasted french bread with flavor EVOO. This was very good. I would definately make this again. Also, next time I will try the New Rosemary and Cracked Pepper Triscuits.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 155 kcal
  • 8%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 1.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 35 mg
  • 12%
  • Fat
  • 14.7 g
  • 23%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 4.7 g
  • 9%
  • Sodium
  • 279 mg
  • 11%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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