Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

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Everyone loves a good party dip and when you’re looking for a unique dip that will please even the pickiest of eaters, look to this spicy buffalo chicken dip recipe. Combing two party favorites; buffalo chicken and dip, this easy dip can be ready in just 20 minutes. And what’s best of all is that there are plenty of options to reduce the calorie count in this creamy recipe. 



  • 10 oz. of chunk chicken, (about 1 can)
  • 8 oz. of cream cheese, room temperature and softened (about 1 package)
  • 1/2 cup Ranch dressing
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar
  • 3/4 cup hot sauce
  • 1/2 bunch celery, chopped into 4-inch pieces
  • 4 oz. of crackers


  1. Preheat oven to 350° F.
  2. Drain chicken and place in skillet along with hot sauce over medium high heat. Heat about 5 minutes or until heated through.
  3. Stir in ranch dressing and cream cheese and stir.
  4. Cook until blended thoroughly and warm.
  5. Stir in half of the cheddar cheese and transfer to baking dish.
  6. Sprinkle remaining cheese on top and cover dish with aluminum foil.
  7. Cook 15 minutes or until hot and bubbly.
  8. Serve with celery and crackers, or your favorite variation of veggie sticks. 
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 4 tbsp.
Calories 284 (1193kJ)
Amount Per Serving % Daily
Total Fat 22.6g 35%
Saturated Fat 8.9g 44%
Trans Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 54g 18%
Sodium 552mg 22%
Total Carbohydrate 8.6g 3%
Dietary Fiber 0.8g 3%
Sugars 1.8g
Protein 11.1g 0%
Calcium 12%
Potassium 161mg 0%

How To Burn Off 284 calories? (1 serving)

    Burn off 1 serving of spicy buffalo chicken dip by:

    • 71 minutes bird watching.
    • 36 minutes of cricket.
    • 18 minutes of Judo.

Want Less Calories?

  • Do this: Replace chicken chunk with chicken breast chunk, use fat free cream cheese and reduced fat ranch dressing.
  • The result? 186 calories per serving, nearly 100 calories per serving saved! 

Special ingredient: Hot Sauce

The hot pepper sauce is what gives this spicy buffalo chicken dip recipe its spicy kick! In addition to the mouth and eye-watering taste, hot sauce has a surprising amount of nutrients including an incredible amount of vitamin C as well as smaller amounts of essential vitamins like A, K and B6. Plus the capsaicin found in hot peppers helps give your body a fat burning boost!