A person dipping a tortilla chip into a bowl of queso, but it’s dripping off the chip because there is too much cheese

The Great Queso Controversy: Is There Such a Thing as ‘Too Much Cheese’?

In a world where opinions are divided, one debate has raged on for generations: Can there ever be such a thing as ‘too much cheese’? At Amigo, we believe that queso is not just a topping, but a way of life. Join us as we dive deep into this cheesy controversy, exploring the health benefits (or lack thereof), societal implications, and the undeniable truth that queso makes everything better.

The “Health” Perspective: More Cheese, More Happiness

Some so-called “health experts” may argue that excessive cheese consumption can lead to health issues. But let’s get real—doesn’t happiness count as a health benefit? Picture this: you’re feeling down, life has thrown you a curveball, and suddenly, a glorious bowl of creamy queso appears. Instant mood boost, right? Studies (that we may or may not have conducted ourselves) show that queso can lead to 100% more smiles and a significant decrease in frowns.

Calcium: Building Strong Bones and Stronger Friendships

Did you know that cheese is packed with calcium? That’s right! It’s not just for building strong bones; it’s also for building strong friendships. Sharing a bowl of queso with friends is a bonding experience that no amount of leafy greens can replicate. Plus, it’s scientifically proven (by us) that queso-induced laughter burns calories, so it’s basically like doing yoga.

Societal Implications: A Cheesy Love Affair

In the grand tapestry of social interactions, cheese holds a special place. From ancient Roman feasts to modern-day nacho parties, cheese has always been a unifying force. Imagine a world without queso—no cheesy nachos, no gooey quesadillas, and certainly no reason to live (okay, maybe that’s a bit dramatic, but you get the point).

Queso: The Great Unifier

Cheese has the magical ability to bring people together. Whether you’re at a family gathering, a football game, or a romantic dinner, queso is always there to make things better. It’s a universal language of deliciousness that transcends borders and dietary restrictions (unless you’re lactose intolerant, but even then, we know some of you are willing to risk it for the queso).

The Amigo Stance: There’s No Such Thing as ‘Too Much Cheese’

At Amigo, we firmly believe that ‘too much cheese’ is a myth perpetuated by those who have never experienced the joy of drowning their sorrows (and their chips) in a bowl of our legendary queso. We say, bring on the cheese! More cheese means more flavor, more fun, and more reasons to visit your favorite Amigo location.

Our Queso Philosophy

We don’t just make queso; we live and breathe it. Our chefs wake up at the crack of dawn to perfect the creamy, dreamy concoction that has become a staple of our menu. Each batch is crafted with love, passion, and a little bit of magic, ensuring that every bite is better than the last.

Come Get Your Queso Fix at Amigo!

If you’re still not convinced that there’s no such thing as ‘too much cheese,’ we invite you to come and see for yourself. Visit any of our Amigo locations and indulge in our world-famous queso. Whether you’re dipping, drizzling, or diving in headfirst, we promise you’ll leave with a smile on your face and a belly full of cheese.

East Ridge
3805 Ringgold Rd
East Ridge, TN 37412

5794 Brainerd Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37411

5450 Highway 154
Hixson, TN 37343

623 W Elk Ave
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Peoples Street
3211 Peoples St, Suite 70
Johnson City, TN 37604

125 E Jackson Blvd
Jonesborough, TN 37659

West Market
1705 W Market St
Johnson City, TN 37604

So, what are you waiting for? Grab your friends, your family, and anyone else who appreciates the finer things in life, and head to Amigo. Because in the great queso controversy, there’s only one side that matters—the cheesy side.

Until Next Time, Stay Cheesy, Amigos!

Remember, life is too short to skimp on cheese. Embrace the queso, savor the flavor, and always keep your chips close and your queso closer.