Cream Cheese Fiesta Spread

Cream Cheese Fiesta Spread

Make sure to have lots of napkins on hand when serving these finger-lickin’ ribs.
Total 15 Minutes
Servings 8

Ingredient List

  • 1 jar (440 mL) Old El Paso* Thick N’ Chunky Salsa
  • 1 pouch (35 g) Old El Paso* Taco Seasoning Mix
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) brown sugar
  • 2 1/2 lb (1 kg) pork side ribs


  1. In microwave-safe glass bowl, stir together salsa, seasoning mix and sugar.
  2. Microwave on High for 4 minutes, stirring halfway through cooking time; set aside.
  3. Place rib pieces in large covered casserole dish with 1 cup (250 mL) water.
  4. Microwave on Medium 10 to 15 minutes or until still slightly pink in the centre.
  5. Preheat barbecue to medium-high. Grill ribs 10 to 15 minutes or until no longer pink, turning and brushing with barbecue sauce often. Serve with salsa.
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