Friday, May 3, 2013

Chorizo Fundido

 The awesome folks over at Corazonas recently contacted me for a review of their tortilla chips. In perfect time for Cinco de Mayo! I was sent of their flavors. Lightly Salted, Black Bean and Cheese, Squeeze of Lime. Well they were by far the best tortilla chips I have even eaten. Not to mention they are healthy super healthy! My personal favorite was the Black Bean and cheese

Corazonas, are the makers of heart-healthy snacks infused with cholesterol-lowering plant sterols.

To give you a little background, Corazonas Tortilla Chips are infused with all-natural plant sterols, which are proven to lower bad cholesterol and fight heart disease. These light, crispy and heart-healthy Tortilla Chips offer 18g of whole grain, 3g of fiber and 0.5g of plant sterols per serving – the same cholesterol-lowering power as 28 pears, 23 onions or 33 green peppers!
 That's amazing!!! 

If you are interested in giving them a try head on over to there website.

So to go along with these awesome chips I made some dip. Oh so good dip for Cinco de Mayo. Chorizo and cheese all baked together OMG! It was really good, really really good. You must make this. 

1/2 pound chorizo, (usually 2 links to a package) casings removed
1 small onion, diced
1 jalapeno, seeded and diced
1 clove garlic, chopped
1 cup Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
1/2 cup Mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/4 cup Cheddar Jack cheese, shredded


Brown the chorizo in a pan over medium heat, breaking it apart as you go, cook for about 6 minutes. Remove chorizo with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. Leave the grease in the pan. 

In the same pan add the onion, jalapeno and cook until the onions are tender.

Add the garlic and cook until fragrant, about a minute.

Sprinkle on the cheese and run under the broiler until cheese is melted.

Sprinkle with green onions for garnish.



  2. Pinning this - and salivating. I have never hear to those chippies - but the melty cheese and chorizo, NAILED IT!!
    Stopping by from Bloggy Friends, have a great week!

    1. "heard of those" goodness, autocorrect - step it up!!

  3. This looks fabulous! We love chorizo and will be making this soon. Thanks so much for sharing at the Weekend Potluck last week.

  4. OH that looks so yummy! Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friday

  5. This looks great, I have some chorizo I need to use up, this looks like the perfect thing!!! Krista @ A Handful of Everything

  6. I would love some of this .... or maybe all of it ;) We can't wait to see what you share at tomorrow's All My Bloggy Friends!

  7. Rina, just lovely dip. It would be great if you linked in to Food on Friday: Sausages. The showcases from this Food on Friday have not yet been selected. This link will take you to my home page where you will find a sidebar with links to all the different Food on Fridays. So that I know you have linked and can be sure to pin to the board I have for each one, please do leave a short comment. Cheers