Baked Goat Cheese Dip

Baked Goat Cheese Dip

Serve this cheese and tomato dip with vegetables and bread cubes – a perfect appetizer.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

45

Minutes

Makes

12

servings

1
tablespoon olive oil
1
small onion, finely chopped (1/3 cup)
2
cloves garlic, finely chopped
2
tablespoons tomato paste
1/4
teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
Dash sugar
1
can (14.5 oz) petite diced tomatoes, undrained
1/4
cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes in oil
1/4
cup torn fresh basil leaves
Salt and pepper to taste
2
logs (4 oz each) goat cheese, softened
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
Assorted cut vegetables and bread cubes, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 9-inch quiche dish, glass pie plate or other shallow baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. In 3-quart saucepan, heat oil over medium-high heat. Cook onion in oil 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until tender. Stir in garlic, tomato paste, pepper flakes and sugar. Cook 1 minute, stirring constantly. Stir in diced and sun-dried tomatoes. Reduce heat to medium-low. Simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until very thick. Remove from heat; stir in basil, salt and pepper.
  3. In medium bowl, stir together goat cheese and cream cheese until well blended. Spread in quiche dish. Top with tomato mixture.
  4. Bake uncovered 15 to 18 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Serve dip warm with vegetables and bread cubes.
Makes 12 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Make-Ahead Tip
Prepare recipe as directed through step 3. Cover and freeze up to 1 month. Thaw in refrigerator overnight. Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes before baking.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 160
    • Total Fat 14g
      • (Saturated Fat 8g,),
    • Sodium 250mg;
    • Total Carbohydrate 5g
      • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Protein 6g;
    Percent Daily Value*:
      Exchanges:
      • 1/2 High-Fat Meat;
      • 1 1/2 Fat;
      Carbohydrate Choices:
      • 0;
      *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.