Beef Queso Fundido


8 ounces cooked Certified Hereford Beef pot roast, finely chopped
1 can (10 ounces) diced tomatoes with mild green chilies, undrained
1/2 cup beer
2 cups shredded regular or reduced-fat Mexican cheese blend
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 cup finely chopped kale leaves


  • Combine tomatoes and beer in medium saucepan; bring to a boil over medium heat. Meanwhile, toss cheese with cornstarch until coated.
  • Reduce heat to low; cook 3 to 6 minutes, adding cheese mixture, 1/2 cup at a time, and stirring constantly until cheese is melted. Do not boil.
  • Stir in beef and kale; continue cooking 3 to 5 minutes or until beef is heated through, stirring frequently. Pour into serving dish. Serve immediately with serving suggestions, as desired.

Source: American Hereford Association