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Moe's Famous Queso (Copycat Recipe)

After my dad retired from over 40 years of paper mill management, he did a short stint working at Moe's Southwest Grill before he and my mom moved down here to Maryland. After working a shift, he would often bring home Moe's famous queso and heat up their fresh tortilla chips in the microwave. I started craving Moe's queso, this unique white cheese dip packed an addicting heat that I had never had at any other Mexican restaurant. I started searching the web looking for the best copycat recipe and found the closest replica at  Seeded at the Table . I think it's right on the money! Prep Time: 5 min Cook Time: 5 min Serves: 12 Difficulty: ⭑ ⭑⭑ ⭑ ⭑ Ingredients 1lb white American Cheese, cut in cubes 2/3 cup milk ½ cup water, optional for thinner dip 4 oz can green chiles 2 pickled jalapenos (from a can), chopped 1 ounce pickled jalapeno juice (from the can) Pinch of cumin (optional) In The Kitchen Using a microwaveable bowl, combine cheese cubes, milk, and optional wate