Flavorful Monterey Ranch Dip Recipe

Flavorful Monterey Ranch Dip Recipe
Monterey Ranch Dip Recipe, This ranch dip blends the flavors of tomato, cheese, onion and more for a smooth, creamy, and very flavorful dip recipe. You can serve this ranch dip recipe with a variety of fresh vegetables and you might want to swap the mild peppers for hot ones, and then serve this ranch dip with taco flavored chips.

Cheese and Tomato Ranch Dip

You can also set out a selection of vegetable crudités, slices of bread, toast, crackers, and other things to dip, and then leave people to help themselves. Some people might want to dip vegetables and others might want to dip tortilla chips or slices of bread. It is nice to offer your guests plenty of choice.

Cheese and Tomato Ranch Dip

Monterey Ranch Dip Ingredients 

  1. 1 green onion
  2. ¼ cup almond slivers
  3. 1 very large tomato or 2 small ones
  4. ½ cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  5. ½ cup mild chili peppers
  6. 1 ½ cup ranch dressing
  7. Fresh cilantro
  8. Almond slices

Monterey Ranch Dip Preparation

  1. Chop the green onion finely.
  2. Peel, seed and dice the tomatoes.
  3. Peel, seed and then mince the chilies.
  4. Combine the chilies, almond slivers, and green onion in a big bowl and add the ranch dressing, mixing everything together well.
  5. Add the cheese and mix again, then cover the bowl and chill the ranch dip in the refrigerator for an hour or more.
  6. Just before serving, use the cilantro and almond slivers to garnish the dip.

Ranch Dip Nutrition

Servings: 5
Amount per serving  
  1. Calories 107
  2. Total Fat 6.3g 8%
  3. Saturated Fat 2.7g 13%
  4. Cholesterol 10mg 3%
  5. Sodium 534mg 23%
  6. Total Carbohydrate 7.5g 3%
  7. Dietary Fiber 1.1g 4%
  8. Total Sugars 3.4g  
  9. Protein 5.1g  
  10. Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
  11. Calcium 130mg 10%
  12. Iron 1mg 4%
  13. Potassium 108mg 2%

Tomato Ranch Dip

Tomato Ranch Dip
The cilantro and almond add an interesting soft flavor to this delicious dip, as well as being a colorful garnish. The tomato, cheese, and onion flavors are big and bold and the cilantro and almonds add a gentle flavor, which actually contrasts very well. Ranch dip recipes are always popular at parties. You can make extra if you think it will be eaten quickly, then just keep it in the refrigerator until you know whether you need it or not. If not, it will keep for a couple more days in there.