Slow-Cooker Creamy Beef Dip

Prepared in a slow cooker, a creamy and meaty dip is great for appetizer buffets.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 20 min
  • Servings 26

Ingredients

2
packages (8 oz each) cream cheese, cut into pieces and softened
2
jars (2.25 oz each) dried beef, chopped (1 1/4 cups)
1
cup shredded Swiss cheese (4 oz)
1/3
cup sliced green onions (about 5 medium)
3/4
teaspoon dry mustard
1/2
cup beer or reduced-sodium beef broth
About 1 1/4 lb sliced pumpernickel cocktail bread
  • 1 In medium bowl, mix all ingredients except bread. Spoon into 2- to 3-quart slow cooker.
  • 2 Cover and cook on Low heat setting 1 to 2 hours, stirring occasionally, until mixture is melted and hot. Dip will hold on Low heat setting up to 2 hours. Serve with bread.

Expert Tips

Sprinkle the top of this warm and cheesy dip with additional sliced green onions or a mixture of chopped green onions and red bell peppers.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
100
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
4 1/2g,
4 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
25mg
25%;
Sodium
260mg
260%;
Total Carbohydrate
3g
3%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
0g
0%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
0 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 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.