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Jalapeño Cheese Sauce

jalapeno cheese sauce

Serve this flavorful sauce with your next Mexican meal or Mexican party platter.  

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  • 6Servings


  • 1½ cups sour cream 
  • Juice of one lime 
  • 1 cup grated cheddar cheese 
  • 1 jalapeño, finely diced 


1. Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan. 

2. Cook on low heat until all the cheese melts.

3. Serve immediately.

Alternatively, preheat your oven to 350°F. Combine ingredients in an oven-safe dish. Cook until cheese is bubbling. Serve immediately.

Prep ahead: Combine ingredients. Store in refrigerator, covered, until ready to bake in oven or cook on stovetop.