Slow-Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Dip

Turn the fantastic flavors of a favorite sandwich into a delicious dip. Slow cooker preparation is perfect for parties.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 20 min
  • Servings 28

8
slices bacon
1/2
lb lean (at least 85%) ground beef
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, cubed
1
package (8 oz) shredded American-Cheddar cheese blend (2 cups)
1
can (10 oz) diced tomatoes with green chiles, undrained
2
tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
2
medium red bell peppers, cut into bite-size strips
1
package (5.25 oz) mini bagel chips

  • 1 In 12-inch skillet, cook bacon over medium-high heat, turning occasionally, until crisp; drain on paper towels. Crumble bacon; reserve 2 tablespoons bacon for garnish.
  • 2 In same skillet, cook beef over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly cooked; drain. Reduce heat to low. Stir in cream cheese, shredded cheese, tomatoes and crumbled bacon until well mixed and cheese starts to melt.
  • 3 Pour mixture into 1- to 1 1/2-quart slow cooker. Cover; cook on Low heat setting 2 to 3 hours or until hot and bubbly.
  • 4 Stir parsley into dip. Sprinkle with reserved bacon for garnish. Keep on Low heat setting to serve. Serve with bell pepper strips and bagel chips.

Expert Tips

To cook bacon quickly, zap it in the microwave until crisp.

Choose plain or any savory flavor of bagel chips for dipping.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (2 Tablespoons Dip, 2 Bell Pepper Strips and 1 Bagel Chip)
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
25mg
25%;
Sodium
190mg
190%;
Total Carbohydrate
5g
5%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
1g
1%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%;
Vitamin C
15%;
Calcium
6%;
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; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.