Nontraditional Crab Dip

Nontraditional Crab Dip

by Samantha Wells 1 year ago
4.8 (10)
15 minutes
151.8 kcal
3.2 g carbs
Description

Hot Jalapeno Crab cheese spread. Serve hot with crackers or sliced French bread. For a more Mexican taste, replace lemon juice with lime juice and serve with tortilla chips. A hit at all of my parties. Can make dip a day ahead then bake the day of. Super Easy!

Ingredients
  • 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 (8 ounce) package imitation crabmeat, flaked
  • 1 green onion, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 ½ teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1 ½ teaspoons minced jalapeno pepper
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • ½ cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
Directions
  1. 1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. 2. In a medium bowl, stir together the cream cheese, imitation crab, green onion, garlic, lemon juice, jalapeno and 1 cup shredded cheese. Transfer to an oven safe serving dish, or nice pie plate. Sprinkle the remaining 1/2 cup of cheese over the top.
  3. 3. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes in the preheated oven, until the edges are boiling and cheese has melted in the center.
Nutrition Facts
serving: 16 servings
calories: 151.8 kcal
carbohydrates: 3.2 g
protein: 5.8 g
saturated fat: 8.2 g
cholesterol: 43 mg
sodium: 257.6 mg
fiber: 0.1 g
sugar: 1 g