HAPPY NEW YEAR!
IT’S TIME TO CELEBRATE WITH A DELICIOUS APPETIZER!
If you like the Muffuletta Sandwich then you are going to LOVE this slow cooker muffuletta dip. Full of flavor and easy to make you can’t go wrong serving this dip at your next party.
Slow Cooker Muffuletta Dip
A great make ahead appetizer!
- 16 ounce jar pickled mixed vegetables
- 8 ounce cream cheese, cut up
- 1 cup provolone cheese, shredded
- 2 ounces ham, finely chopped
- 1/2 cup kalamata pitted olives, chopped
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
- 1/4 teaspoon red pepper
- thinly sliced salami
- focaccia squares or sliced ciabatta bread, toasted
- Rinse and drain pickled vegetables.
- Remove stems from peppers; chop vegetables (you should have about 1 cup).
- In a 1 1/2- or 2-quart slow cooker, combine pickled vegetables, cream cheese, provolone cheese, ham, olives, garlic, Italian seasoning and crushed red pepper.
- Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 2 to 3 hours.
- Stir until cream cheese is smooth. Stir in enough milk (2 to 3 tablespoons) to reach dipping consistency.
- Serve immediately or keep warm, covered, on warm setting or low-heat setting for up to 2 hours, stirring occasionally and adding milk as necessary.
- Serve with salami on toasted bread.