Quick Salsa Dip
If you want to add more Mexican recipes to your repertoire, Quick Salsa Dip might be a recipe you should try. For $1.42 per serving, you get a hor d'oeuvre that serves 3. One portion of this dish contains about 10g of protein, 33g of fat, and a total of 377 calories. It is perfect for The Super Bowl. Head to the store and pick up salsa, cream cheese, mild cheddar cheese, and a few other things to make it today. It is a good option if you're following a gluten free, lacto ovo vegetarian, and primal diet. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes about 15 minutes.
In a medium bowl, use a hand mixer to blend cream cheese, salsa and mild Cheddar cheese.
Spread the mixture into a medium serving dish.
Sprinkle with black olives, green onions and red bell pepper. Cover and chill in the refrigerator until serving.
Recommended wine: Sparkling Wine, Sparkling Rose
Antipasti can be paired with Sparkling Wine and Sparkling rosé. If you're serving a selection of appetizers, you can't go wrong with these. Both are very food friendly and complement a variety of flavors. The Le Grand Courtage Blanc de Blancs Brut with a 4.9 out of 5 star rating seems like a good match. It costs about 19 dollars per bottle.
Le Grand Courtage Blanc de Blancs BrutThe bouquet presents hints of green apple, honeysuckle, and toasted brioche. On the palate, a delicate balance of dryness and acidity lingers with a bit of Meyer lemon, honeydew and soft floral notes. The Blanc de Blancs Brut is very cuisine and cocktail-friendly. Try it with savory hors d'oeuvres, buttered popcorn, creamy pasta dishes, fried chicken, spicy Asian dishes, seafood, fruit-based desserts or semi-soft cheese. Mix with elderflower or fruit liqueurs, or fresh juice and quality spirits for a light, refreshing sparkling cocktail.The Blend: Chardonnay imparts depth and complexity for the overall balance while Chenin Blanc lends citrus and hints of honey for a creamy texture. Colombard's higher acidity provides structure, length and a pleasant minerality that is supplemented by the Ugni Blanc's fruit profile. Grapes are sourced from quality terroirs in France, such as Burgundy and Loire Valley.