Slow-Cooker Warm Cheddar and Olive Dip

Sliced salty olives are a nice contrast to the smooth cheese dip. Assemble it in 10 minutes, then simply heat in a slow cooker!

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 10 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 20

Ingredients

1
container (8 oz) sharp Cheddar cold-pack cheese food
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, cut into cubes
1/2
cup milk
1/4
teaspoon garlic powder
1/4
teaspoon pepper
1/2
cup salad sliced Spanish olives
1
loaf (10 oz) French baguette bread, cut into 40 slices
  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, place cold-pack cheese food, cream cheese and milk. Microwave uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Continue microwaving 1 minute at a time, stirring after each minute, until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients except bread.
  • 2 Spoon dip into 1- to 2-quart slow cooker to keep warm; do not cover. Serve with bread. Dip will hold on Low heat setting up to 2 hours.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    130
    (
    Calories from Fat
    70),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    8g
    8%
    (Saturated Fat
    4 1/2g,
    4 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    290mg
    290%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    9g
    9%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    5g
    5%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    6%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    8%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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