Pumpkin Beer Cheese Dip

Pumpkin Beer Cheese Dip

Servings: 6

Heart Smart Lactose Intolerant Vegetarian

Ingredients

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 jalapeno, minced (optional)

2 tablespoons flour

1 cup (8 ounces) lager style beer

1 1/2 cups GO VEGGIE lactose free cheddar shreds

1 cup pumpkin puree

1 teaspoon mustard powder

Salt and pepper, to taste

Bread cubes, apples, celery, etc for dipping

Instructions

Heat the oil in a medium saucepan set over low heat. 

Add the jalapeno, if using, and cook 3-4 minutes, until just softened. 

Whisk in the flour to form a thick paste; cook 1 minute. 

Slowly whisk in the beer; bring to a simmer over medium heat.

Slowly whisk in the cheese a little at a time, allowing it to fully melt before adding more. 

When all of the cheese has melted, stir in the pumpkin puree and mustard powder. 

Cook until heated throughout. 

Season to taste with salt and pepper.

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