Queso Blanco

Queso Blanco

Serves: 10 people
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: 10 minutes
Queso Blanco


  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1½ cups whole milk
  • 1 (4-ounce) can diced green chilies
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ¼ teaspoon chili powder
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cumin optional
  • 1 cup shredded white sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro, plus more for garnish
  • 2 tablespoons chopped tomatoes, plus more for garnish
  • Mr. Tortilla Spicy 3 Chiles Crunchy Chips, for serving


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  1. Melt butter in a medium pot over medium-low heat. Whisk in flour until bubbly.
  2. Add milk and stir until well combined. Mix in green chilies, garlic salt, onion powder, chili powder and cumin.
  3. Add cheese and mix until smooth.
  4. Right before serving, add cilantro and tomatoes and mix well. Garnish with extra cilantro and tomatoes.
  5. Serve warm with Mr. Tortilla Spicy 3 Chiles Crunchy Chips and enjoy!