Taco Cheese Spread

Taco Cheese Spread

This simple cheese spread is bursting with south-of-the border flavor.

10 min. prep time
2 3/4 cups
151 Rating



1/2 cup sour cream
12 ounces (3 cups) shredded Cheddar cheese
1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup sliced pitted ripe olives, drained
2 tablespoons chopped green chiles
1 tablespoon taco seasoning mix
Fresh cilantro leaves, if desired


Crackers or tortilla chips
Fresh vegetable dippers, if desired


Combine sour cream, Cheddar cheese and cream cheese in large bowl. Beat at medium speed until well mixed. Add olives, chiles and seasoning mix; continue beating until well mixed.

Place cheese mixture into serving bowl. Cover; refrigerate at least 30 minutes to blend flavors.

Garnish with cilantro, if desired. Serve with crackers or vegetable dippers, if desired.

Nutrition Facts (1 tablespoon without crackers)

Calories: 45

Fat: 4g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 80mg

Carbohydrates: 1g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #9672©1997Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Easy to make and our friends raved about it... definitely a 'keeper'!!

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