Stubb's BBQ Serrano Cheese Spinach

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Stubb's BBQ Serrano Cheese Spinach

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One of the most talked about menu items at Stubb's BBQ in Austin (other than the brisket) is this signature side: their Serrano Cheese Spinach. Spicy and creamy with a little kick. This was sooooo good!


  • 1 lb  frozen chopped spinach
  • 8 oz.  cream cheese, cut into chunks   
  • 1/4 cup  heavy whipping cream    
  • 1/4 cup  chopped pickled serranos    
  • 1 tbsp  minced garlic   
  • 1 tsp  salt    
  • 3/4 tsp  fresh ground black pepper

Recipe Info

Cook spinach according to directions, do not overcook: 

  1. Drain well into a colander, press out excess water with spoon or spatula. Place cream cheese, cream, serranos, garlic, salt and pepper in a medium saucepan. Add the spinach and stir over medium-low heat until cream cheese melts. When all ingredients are evenly combined and mixture is warm, serve. Dig in!

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