HyVee Tailgate Tips: Queso Fundido

Midco Sports Network and the seven Sioux Falls Hy-Vee Stores have teamed up to provide Hy-Vee Tailgate Tips throughout the 2015-2016 sports season.  During every home SDSU and USD broadcast, on Midco SN, a Sioux Falls area Hy-Vee Chef will prepare something you can create for your guests when you watch the game.

This classic Mexican appetizer can be customized however you choose. It's perfect for the big game.

Queso fundido


  • 8oz shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 finely-diced poblano pepper
  • 9oz chorizo sausage
  • 10oz shredded Oaxaca or quesadilla cheese
  • Tomato and cilantro for garnish
  • Flour tortillas or corn chips

Cook chorizo and epper in a sauté pan around 6 minutes or until done. Remove it from heat.

Spray an oven-safe skillet or pan and preheat oven to 450 degrees. Layer cheese and chorizo pepper mixture in the skillet.

Bake for 12 minutes until cheese is melted and bubbling around the edges. Garnish with tomato and cilantro. Serve with warmed flour tortillas or corn chips.

Download the recipe.

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