IMG_1388

 

In the world of appetizers and dips, Chili-Cheese dip is a classic. 

I received this recipe from a former high student as part of a class exercise. In my English classes, students present their work a few times during each semester.

Lauren wrote this recipe as a process essay, earning extra credit, because she brought it in to show the finished results!

Chili-Cheese Dip Easy Prep:

It uses four ingredients and can be in the oven in under five minutes. From there, bake it for 20 minutes in a 350 degree oven.

That’s it. 

First, take one brick of cream cheese (I used organic) and soften it in the microwave. Mine took about 45 seconds to become mushy. Perfect!

Spray a square baking dish with non-stick spray and then even out the cream cheese on the bottom of the pan.

To that, add a can of your favorite chili. I used a vegetarian chili with beans and onions.

On top, place four squares of your favorite cheese and top with a handful of shredded cheese. 

IMG_1378

 

Beautiful cheese bubbles appear on top when it’s finished baking.

 

IMG_1386

 

Serve with corn or tortilla chips.

 

IMG_1388

 

This easy dip is perfect for movie night, a quick snack, or as an appetizer at your favorite party. 

 What’s your favorite dip?

(Did you miss our Spinach-Artichoke dip recipe? Here it is!) 

(Hungry for more dips? Click here!) 

Emily (1)

Don’t miss a moment on our unique site, 2dishingdivas!  

Subscribe on our Hello bar.

Like us on Facebook.

 Follow us on PinterestTwitter, and Instagram.

I’m linking up here:

Coffee and Conversation Link Party   
 Amaze Me Monday
Skip to my Lou
Sincerely, Paula’s Link Party 
Raising Homemakers
Life Beyond the Kitchen/Creatively Crafty Link Party 
Coastal Charm Show and Share Party
Sweet Inspiration Link Party
Lou Lou Girls Fabulous Linky 
Thursday Favorite Things 
The Pin Junkie
Create with Joy
I Should Be Mopping
Mad in Crafts
My Busy Beehives
Snap Creativity 
Plucky’s Second Thought 
April J. Harris/Hearth and Soul
Live Randomly Simple 
Home Stories A to Z
Teaching What Is Good
 

 

 

Continue Reading
Mobile Image (6)

  If you don’t already know this about me- I love going to Walt Disney World. I would go multiple times a year if I were able. The times that…
IMG_1014

My recent Everlane experience began when I checked out Its amazing website where you can purchase women’s and men’s clothing. I first heard of it awhile back, when Meghan Markle, Prince Harry’s…
Mobile Image (7)

  I love fall weather. I love dressing in layers and the cool nip in the air and all the sights and smells associated with autumn. But sometimes, weather doesn’t…
IMG_1032

Have you heard of or tried Pumpkin Crunch?  Dani's mom has an easy recipe for an amazing dessert, perfect year round, but especially in the fall, when everything pumpkin is…
Mobile Image copy 2

  I just came back from my first visit to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, and I had a blast. For anyone wondering if it’s worth it- it definitely…
sweden-123784_960_720

  Fall date nights always feel more magical to me.The cooler weather is such a relief, and there’s so many fun fall activities. Here’s a few of my favorites. Fall…
IMG_0834

  Awhile back, one of my cousins told me he had purchased and completed a DNA testing kit and recommended that I do the same. Coincidentally, this was at our…