Warm Southwest Salsa with Tortilla Chips

Turn up the heat at your Mexican-themed party with a hot dip that's loaded with tomatoes, corn, black beans and flavor. Make it in 30 minutes!

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 20
 

Ingredients

2
cans (10 oz each) petite diced tomatoes with lime juice and cilantro, drained
1
can (15 oz) Progresso® black beans, drained, rinsed
1
cup Green Giant™ Steamers™ Niblets® frozen corn
1/2
cup finely chopped green bell pepper
2
medium tomatillos, husks removed, rinsed and finely chopped (about 1/2 cup)
1
jalapeño chile, seeded, finely chopped
1
clove garlic, finely chopped
1
teaspoon chili powder
1/2
teaspoon ground cumin
1/2
cup shredded Mexican cheese blend (2 oz)
12
oz yellow tortilla chips
2
tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro, if desired

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Lightly spray 1 1/2-quart round microwavable casserole with cooking spray. In large bowl, mix all ingredients except cheese, tortilla chips and cilantro. Spoon into casserole. Sprinkle cheese evenly over top.
  • 2 Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 7 minutes or until warm. Sprinkle with cilantro. Place casserole on large round platter; surround with tortilla chips. Serve immediately. (Salsa will be saucy; serve with slotted spoon.)
  • 1 Lightly spray 1 1/2-quart round microwavable casserole with cooking spray. In large bowl, mix all ingredients except cheese, tortilla chips and cilantro. Spoon into casserole. Sprinkle cheese evenly over top.
  • 2 Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 7 minutes or until warm. Sprinkle with cilantro. Place casserole on large round platter; surround with tortilla chips. Serve immediately. (Salsa will be saucy; serve with slotted spoon.)

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

For a smokier flavor, substitute 2 cans (14.5 oz each) fire-roasted tomatoes for the diced tomatoes with lime juice and cilantro.

This vegetable dip can be made up to 8 hours in advance. Cover and refrigerate until ready to microwave.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
160mg
160%;
Total Carbohydrate
19g
19%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.