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Ro*Tel® Famous Queso Dip

A creamy, cheesy and spicy dip made with just 2 ingredients - a Ro*Tel signature recipe.

This recipe can be made with our homemade Velveeta Cheese recipe!

Recipe Ingredients


  1. Combine undrained tomatoes and Velveeta in medium saucepan.
  2. Cook over medium heat 5 minutes or until Velveeta is melted completely and mixture is blended, stirring frequently.
  3. Serve warm as a dip with tortilla chips, crackers or cut-up fresh vegetables.

Prep Time: 10 Min
Total Time: 10 Min
Makes: 2 1/2 cups or 20 servings (2 tablespoons each)

To make in microwave, combine undrained tomatoes and Velveeta in 1-1/2-quart microwave-safe dish; cover. Microwave on HIGH 5 minutes or just until Velveeta melts, stirring after 3 minutes. Remove from microwave; stir until mixture is blended. CAUTION: Dish will be hot; use hot pads. For a double recipe, microwave on HIGH 8 minutes or until Velveeta melts, stirring after 5 minutes. Drain 1 can of tomatoes if a thicker dip is preferred.

Nutrition information: Amount per serving: Calories: 68 Serving Size: 2 1/2 cups or 20 servings (2 tablespoons each)

% Daily Value* Total Fat 4 gram 6% Saturated fat 3 gram 14% Cholesterol 12 mg 4% Sodium 375 mg 16% Carbohydrate 3 gram 1% Dietary fiber 0 gram Sugars 2 gram Protein 3 gram

Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 1% Calcium 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Velveeta® is a registered trademark of Kraft Foods, Inc.

Recipe and photograph used with permission from Ro*Tel®, a division of ConAgra Foods.


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