Yield: serves 8

Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Cheesy creamy Buffalo Chicken Dip is the perfect game day snack. This easy recipe is a family classic, and you'll find yourself wishing you doubled the recipe!

Ingredients

  • 1 lb chicken, cooked and shredded
  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • ½ cup buffalo sauce (Frank's Red Hots is my favorite)
  • 1 ½ cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided
  • 2 Tbsp blue cheese dressing, or Ranch, for garnish
  • Fritos scoops, baguette slices, carrot/celery, for dipping

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, combine shredded chicken, cream cheese, sour cream, buffalo sauce, and 1 cup of the shredded cheddar cheese.
  2. Mix with a large spatula until fully combined. Spread in the bottom of a 1.5 qt baking dish. Sprinkle the remaining ½ cup cheddar cheese over the top.
  3. Bake in a 350 degree F oven, uncovered, for 15-20 minutes, until cheese is melted and bubbly.
  4. Remove from oven and immediately drizzle with blue cheese or ranch dressing. Serve with baguette slices, Fritos scoops, and/or carrots and celery. ENJOY!

Notes

  • Use a rotisserie chicken for easy dinner prep!
  • A cast iron skillet is a great option to cook this dip in the oven. The cast iron keeps the dip warm and cheesy longer than a traditional baking dish.
  • Want more spice? Add a few drops of hot sauce to the recipe.
  • Make it in the microwave! Using a microwave safe dish, cover with plastic wrap and heat for several minutes.
  • Slow Cooker option! Add all the ingredients in a small crockpot and heat on low for 3 hours, or high for 1 hours. Serve warm.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 539Total Fat: 36gSaturated Fat: 16gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 122mgSodium: 988mgCarbohydrates: 29gFiber: 2gSugar: 5gProtein: 26g

*Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. Please see a registered dietitian for special diet advice.

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