Chili cheese dip is a satisfying and delicious snack that is perfect for a big game day crowd! Spicy and served hot with tortilla chips or veggies, this creamy, cheesy dip is irresistible and it’s ready fast. You can put it in your slow cooker to keep it warm for a party or tailgating. You’ll love this tasty chili cheese dip recipe — it’s the best!
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What is Chili Cheese Dip?
If you haven’t had the pleasure of enjoying this favorite party appetizer before, I’m excited to share this delicious recipe with you!
Chili cheese dip is simply layers of cheese and chili baked together until it’s bubbly and hot. It’s then served with tortilla chips or veggies for a spicy, smooth dip that is full of flavor and ready fast.
This creamy, cheesy, quick chili cheese dip is ready in only minutes and is always a satisfying, crowd-pleasing snack to anyone I serve it to.
I’m pretty sure we can’t watch a sports game at our house without it, it’s always a big hit!
You can also put your ingredients into your crockpot to melt and stay warm until it’s time to serve. The slow cooker also can help keep it warm all afternoon if you’re tailgating.
Chili Cheese Dip Ingredients
- 1 can of Hormel chili with no beans
- 1 bar of cream cheese
You’ll also want to grab your nacho chips and chopped veggies you want to eat along with the dip.
I wasn’t exaggerating when I said this creamy dip is simple! You’ll love how tasty it is.
How to Make Chili Cheese Dip
Pour ingredients into a microwave-safe dish and microwave in 30-second increments while stirring to mix in between.
Serve with your favorite chips, veggies, or crackers. This award-winning chili cream cheese dip could also be poured on hot dogs or brats.
Other Ideas for Chili Cheese Dip
If you’d like to add some more flavors, you could also melt in some Velveeta cheese or shredded cheddar cheese.
You could also add chopped onions or beans.
My boys like eating it with nacho flavored chips as well as corn tortilla chips.
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I’m sure you’ll find this chili cheese dip to be an irresistible addition to any party food table. It’s one of the easiest and best homemade dips around!
Chili Cheese Dip
- 1 15- ounce can of Hormel chili with no beans
- 1 8- ounce block of cream cheese
- Melt together the ingredients in the microwave, stirring every 30ish seconds.
- Serve with chips, veggies, etc.