Zio's Artichoke Spinach Dip
zio's artichoke spinach dip copykat newsletter 
 
this is a delicious spinach dip. 
 
ease of cooking: medium difficulty 
serving size: varies 
 
3/4 cup  chopped fresh spinach (compressed)
1 package  (3 oz) cream cheese (softened)
2 Tbsp  butter
1 Tbsp  olive oil
1/4 cup  yellow onion (chopped)
2 Tbsp  flour
1/4 tsp  salt
1 cup  half & half
1/3 cup  shredded asiago parmesan cheese
1 cup  monterey jack cheese (shredded)
1/2 cup  mozzarella cheese (shredded)
1 small  jar marinated artichokes (chopped and drained, reserve 1/4 cup
  juice
1/4 cup  artichoke heart juice
2 tsp  fresh lemon juice
1-1/2 Tbsp  real bacon bits
1   roma tomato (diced for garnish)
 
in medium sauce pan on medium low heat place butter in sauce pan and 
melt butter. to melted butter stir in flour. salt, and stir briskly, 
until flour and butter turns into a thick paste, do not brown. add to 
mixture slowly half and half and stir briskly, stir mixture until it 
thickens slightly. add parmesan cheese, monterey jack cheese, 1/4 cup 
mozzarella cheese and artichokes. stir cheese mixture until heated 
through. add 1/4 cup artichoke juice and lemon juice, stir. add fresh 
chopped spinach and bacon bits, stir well. heat until all is blended and 
mixture starts to bubble very lightly, remove from heat. place in oil 
shallow casserole dish, sprinkle remainder of mozzarella cheese on top. 
place in a preheated oven at 350 degrees for 15 - 20 minutes. 
 
remove and sprinkle with diced tomato for garnish. serve with focaccia 
or crusty garlic bread. 
 
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(ID: 4566) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Sun, Dec 5, 2004


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