Bacon Cheeseburger Dip
Slow cooker bacon cheeseburger dip is your ultimate game day appetizer. Go team!
Bacon cheeseburger dip is the game day recipe that you've been searching for. When you scoop up a bite of this cheesy, bacon-filled dip (don't break your chip!), you'll know that you've found a new food tradition. Luckily for you, this food tradition is super simple to make. All you have to do is let these yummy ingredients hang out in the slow cooker, and your easy bacon cheeseburger dip will be waiting for you by the time the game starts. It's a total win!
From the Chef: The classic combination of bacon and cheese makes this dip a cozy and filling crowd-pleaser for sporting events. Boasting the taste of a cheeseburger, but in party form, this dip reminds me of Saturdays in the fall with my husband and his friends. Keep napkins handy, because this one might get a bit messy.
- Addie Gundry
This recipe is from RecipeLion's 103 Cookbook series, Essential Slow Cooker Recipes: 103 Fuss-Free Slow Cooker Meals Everyone Will Love.
Preparation Time20 min
Slow Cooker Time LOW2 hr
- 4 lean bacon slices, plus extra for garnish
- 1 pound lean ground beef or turkey
- 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, cut into cubes
- 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 (14-1/2-ounce) can diced tomatoes, slightly drained
- 2 tablespoons sweet pickle relish
- 1 tablespoon yellow mustard
- 1 tablespoon ketchup
- Pita chips, for serving
Bacon Cheeseburger Dip Recipe
Spray the insert of a 6-quart slow cooker with cooking spray.
Cook the bacon until crisp. Drain on paper towels and crumble.
In a large skillet, stir the ground beef over medium-high heat for about 3 minutes until lightly browned—if the beef or turkey is not entirely cooked, don't worry. It will finish in the slow cooker. Drain well.
Return the meat to the hot skillet and stir in the cream cheese until melted. Add the cheddar cheese and stir to combine. Add the tomatoes, sweet pickle relish, mustard, and ketchup and stir until combined.
Pour the mixture into the prepared slow cooker, cover, and cook on Low for 2 hours. Turn off the slow cooker, uncover, and stir.
Serve in a bowl directly from the slow cooker, which will keep the mixture hot and dippable for up to 3 hours. Garnish with the bacon bits.
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