Healthier Jalapeno Popper Spread


  • 2 (8 ounce) packages reduced-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup light mayonnaise
  • 1 (4 ounce) can chopped green chilies, drained
  • 2 ounces canned diced jalapeno peppers, drained
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • Directions

  • Step 1

    Stir cream cheese and mayonnaise in a large bowl until smooth. Stir in green chilies, jalapeno peppers, and cilantro. Pour mixture into a microwave safe serving dish and sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.


  • Step 2

    Microwave on High until hot, about 3 minutes.

  • Editor's Notes:

    Baked Variation: If you would like to brown the cheese, bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for about 30 minutes.

    This recipe is a healthier version of Jalapeno Popper Spread.

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