Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Fiesta Crab Dip

My friend Whitney brought this to my house for January Wine Tasting. It was so good, I could have eaten the entire bowl myself!

Whitney said she adapted it from a Taste of Home recipe and it's one of her 'go to' recipes. It's always a favorite.

I made some for the SuperBowl and I definitely wasn't disappointed!

Fiesta Crab Dip
1 package cream cheese (8 oz)
1 package imitation crab dip (8 oz), chopped
1 C salsa
1 C shredded cheddar cheese
3 or 4 sliced green onions
Optional: garnish with olives & tomatoes

In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and salsa together. Stir in cheddar cheese & green onions. Garnish with cilantro and serve with your favorite dippers!


Beat cream cheese & salsa.


Chop up the imitation crab.



Stir crab and green onions into cream cheese mixture.


Stir in cheddar cheese.


Transfer to a serving bowl... garnish with cilantro and serve with your favorite dippers!


Joelen said...

Ooh - what a great and easy recipe! I wouldn't have thought to use salsa for that extra kick!

Donna-FFW said...

YUM.. sounds fantastic also. You should have invited me to superbowl. What were you thinking. I could have helped polish off all this food, really I could have:)

Bob said...

I'm not a crab fan, but I know a few people who would love this! :)

Mo Diva said...

I miss crab meat. I can only eat the fake stuff. But that dip sounds soooo good. Damn allergies!

Anonymous said...

looks delicious!

Spryte said...

Joelen... you can make it as kicky as you like!

Donna... you should have come! We had plenty!

Bob... it's wicked tasty!

Mo... it IS fake crab!

cleanveggie... thanks!!