"Stupid Dip" (a cream cheese taco dip)
This dip got its name because it's so easy and everyone likes it, so my mom kept bringing it to parties. My uncle said "You brought that Stupid Dip again?!"...and the name stuck!
Recipe type: Appetizer
  • 1 8-oz package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 can Hormel Chili with no beans
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
  • taco seasoning
  1. Spread softened cream cheese to cover the bottom of a 9-inch glass pie pan. (If the cream cheese is still firm, microwave 15-29 seconds to make it easy to spread.)
  2. Cover the cream cheese with the chili.
  3. Sprinkle a little taco seasoning to taste over the chili, then spread shredded cheese on top.
  4. Microwave for 5 minutes.
  5. Serve with tortilla chips or scoop corn chips.
Recipe by Sisters Shopping Farm and Home at http://www.sistersshoppingonashoestring.com/cooking-on-a-shoestring-new-years-appetizers