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“This is my version of queso that is familiar with Pappasito's in Houston, TX. I found this copycat from CopyKat.com with my adjustments of more onion, garlic, and tomato.. and this is fairly close..but not quite there.. it's really good all the same!! Hope you think so too!”
READY IN:
30mins
SERVES:
4-6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 lbs process American cheese (I use Land O' Lakes, not Velveeta)
  • 1 (4 ounce) can green chilies, do not drain
  • 1 tablespoon garlic (the kind from a jar)
  • 34 cup diced white onion
  • 13 cup milk
  • 34 cup diced ripe tomatoes, seeds discarded
  • 12 teaspoon garlic salt

Directions

  1. Melt cheese with milk and stir until blended.
  2. Add chilies with liquid.
  3. Add garlic, onion and stir until onions are transparent.
  4. Remove from heat and add tomatoes before serving.

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