Chipotle confirms it’s testing queso dip

This Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, photo, shows a Chipotle restaurant at Union Station in Washington. Chipotle said Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, it has been served with a federal grand jury subpoena as part of a criminal investigation tied to a norovirus outbreak this summer at one of its restaurants in California. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

NEW YORK (WCMH) — Chipotle and cheese lovers rejoice! The restaurant chain has confirmed it is testing queso chip dip.

In a reply to a tweet, the Tex-Mex chain confirmed they were working on a queso dip.

According to Business Insider, Chipotle has been denying customers’ request for queso because of the artificial ingredients used to make the cheesy dip.

However, the company is working to win back customers and has branched out to try the new dish. reports the dip will be available for testing at the New York City Chipotle NEXT Kitchen.

“All of our competitors sell queso, and we know some customers don’t come to Chipotle because we don’t offer it,” Chipotle CEO Steve Ells told

No word on how long the queso dip will stay in test phase.


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