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Jalapeño Queso Fundido

Jalapeño Queso Fundido is seriously the best plus it's ready to eat in a snap. It's the easiest and yes, cheesiest thing you will ever enjoy!
Course Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword Queso Fundido
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 346kcal
Author Lauren's Latest


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup yellow onion finely diced
  • 1 jalapeño finely diced or sliced plus more for garnish if desired
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 2 1/2 cups sharp cheddar cheese grated
  • 1/4 cup jack cheese grated, or mozzarella
  • cilantro for garnish


  • In small cast-iron skillet, heat olive oil over medium heat. Saute onions and jalapeños with salt and pepper until tender and brown.
  • Remove hot skillet from heat and stir in cheeses to melt.
  • Top with cilantro and more jalapeños is desired. Serve immediately.


Calories: 346kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 29g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 80mg | Sodium: 477mg | Potassium: 83mg | Vitamin A: 800IU | Vitamin C: 4.9mg | Calcium: 562mg | Iron: 0.5mg