How To Make Chile Con Queso At Home

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A meal or snack is incomplete without a dip or sauce. A dip gives a perfect blend of flavour to the dish. The recipe I am sharing is for chile con queso.

Chili Con Queso

Chile con queso is a dipping sauce made with melted cheese and chili. Chile in Spanish means cheese. It is a hot sauce and is not served cold. It is best accompanied by tortilla chips. This dip is served in most Tex-Mex restaurants. 

Making chile con queso is an easy-peasy recipe. All to be done is to melt the cheese in a saucepan, add chile without beans and season it with chili powder. Warm them and combine them all. Voila! The dip is ready.

This is a really quick dip recipe that can be made in minutes. You can also add fontina cheese to the dip. Don’t have fontina cheese? Here is a list of fontina cheese substitutes that you can use.

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Chili Con Queso recipe

Chili Con Queso Recipe

A meal or snack is incomplete without a dip or sauce. A dip gives a perfect blend of flavor to the dish. The recipe I am sharing is for chile con queso.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 5 people
Calories 115 kcal


Medium Saucepan


  • 2 pound Processed Cheese Food
  • 15 ounces Chilli without Beans
  • 1 pinch Chilli Powder


  • Take a medium saucepan and melt-processed cheese in it over medium flame.
  • To this saucepan, add chile without beans and season with chilli powder. Combine them well.
  • Serve warm.



Calories: 115kcal | Carbohydrates: 4.2g | Protein: 7.1g | Fat: 7.9g | Cholesterol: 27mg | Sodium: 467mg
Keyword American, breakfast, Chili Con Queso
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