Caramelized Shallot Sausage Con Queso

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Servings 40

Ingredients

1
package Pillsbury™ refrigerated original breadsticks
Assorted herbs and spices
1
teaspoon oil
1
shallot, finely chopped
1/2
lb mild Italian sausage, casings removed
1
loaf (16 oz. box) VELVEETA™ Original Cheese, cut in cubes
1
can (10 oz) diced tomatoes and green chilies, undrained
3
green onions, chopped

Steps

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  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • 2
    Bake breadsticks according to package directions, adding seasoning before baking (I used chili powder, parsley, oregano and sea salt and drizzled with extra virgin olive oil).
  • 3
    Meanwhile, in medium saucepan, heat oil. Add shallots: cook 4 to 5 minutes or until soft and caramelized. Remove from saucepan; spoon onto paper towels to drain.
  • 4
    In same saucepan, cook sausage, over medium heat, breaking into pieces while stirring until thoroughly cooked. Remove from saucepan; drain on paper towel. Wipe pot clean with paper towel.
  • 5
    To same saucepan, over medium heat, add cheese product. As cheese product begins to melt, stir in tomatoes and green chilies. Continue to cook and stir until cheese product is melted.
  • 6
    Add cooked sausage and shallots to cheese product mixture; stir until well combined. Top with chopped green onions. Serve with breadsticks as dippers.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Vegetables (broccoli, cauliflower, carrots and even asparagus spears), would make a perfect dippers for to use with this dip as would some nice chunks of rye or pumpernickel bread.

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