Chipotle-Bacon Dip

Looking for a new make ahead dip idea? Try mixing smoky chipotle peppers with crisp turkey bacon in this creamy dip that combines sweet, smoky & salty all in one!

Let's whip it up

Prep time:

0 min

Total time:

0 min



Ingredient list

  • 2 Tbsp. brown sugar, divided
  • 3 slices turkey bacon
  • 1 canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce  with 1 Tbsp. reserved sauce
  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) Neufchatel cheese, softened
  • WHEAT THINS Original Snacks

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Recipe Tips


Heat oven to 350°F.


Place wire rack on foil-covered rimmed baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray.


Reserve half the sugar for later use. Rub 1 tsp. of the remaining sugar evenly onto both sides of each bacon slice; place in single layer on prepared rack.


Bake 25 min. or until edges of bacon are crisp and golden brown; cool completely.


Chop bacon, then finely chop chipotle pepper. Place chopped peppers in medium bowl. Add Neufchatel cheese, reserved chipotle sauce and reserved sugar; mix well.


Reserve 1 Tbsp. bacon; stir remaining chopped bacon into cream cheese mixture. Spoon into serving bowl; top with remaining bacon.


Serve with WHEAT THINS.