It’s the time of parties and family gatherings. As a southerner I was told you should never show up empty handed. I have a recipe that will make everyone ask how to make. Buffalo chicken dip is the perfect dish to take to any party. Just heat and go. I have also included a healthier ranch dressing recipe below too. Hope you all enjoy.

Buffalo Chicken Dip

2 cups cooked,shredded chicken breast (about 3 breasts)

1-8oz pkg of Neufchatel cheese or 1/3 less fat cream cheese

½ cup buffalo wings sauce

½ cup Greek yogurt ranch dressing (recipe at bottom)

Blue Cheese crumbles to sprinkle on top

Preheat oven to 350 degrees, Mix all ingredients well except the blue cheese. Spoon into greased quart size baking dish. Bake for 20 minutes. Sprinkle on Blue Cheese crumbles and serve with chips, crackers, or veggies.

Greek Yogurt Ranch dressing

(Makes 1 cup)

1 Tbsp dried parsley

2 tsp garlic powder

2 tsp onion powder

¼ tsp ground black pepper

½ tsp salt

1 cup plain Greek yogurt

1 tsp Dijon mustard

1 tsp lemon juice

3 Tbsp buttermilk

Mix all ingredients together.

(Inspired by https://www.franksredhot.com/recipes/franks-redhot-buffalo-chicken-dip)