For National Tortilla Day!
On February 24, there's a holiday that celebrates tortilla chips and the dip they are often served with. That day is National Tortilla Chip Day. A day with a crunch, a corny holiday some might even say. But since this day involves delicious food, we decided to write up a short how-to guide for making . This uses (which are much quicker than cooking dried ones) along with some spices.
The possibilities for dips are practically endless. Or you could make your own! The best part about homemade is that it's always fresh and never frozen.
Here are some recipes for homemade dips:
Black Bean Dip
- 1 Can Black Beans, rinsed and drained
- 1/4 Cup Onion, chopped
- 1 Tsp Revved Up Jalapeño hot sauce
- 1 Tbsp Lime juice
Put all in food processor or blender or mash beans manually and add rest of the ingredients.
I cannot get enough of this dip. When I'm hosting a party, it's my go-to dish.
The best thing about the recipe is that you can make it ahead of time and just add chips at the last minute. You can also use any type of beans for your dip: butter beans, baked beans, , , or even black eyed peas!
In order to create a . that's so good, you'll want to lick your fingers raw, start with a scoop of and , or -
dips are a great snack to have for any occasion. I prefer mine with tortilla chips, of course. Who doesn't love a good crunch?
Have you ever tried to make your own ? It's a Mexican delicacy made with , , , lemon or and salt.
This dish is served as an homemade recipe. Be sure to check it out before a main meal or as part of the meal itself. I love to put it on top of tortilla chips! We also just shared our favorite here .
is another easy dip to make. All you need are some vegetables like onions or peppers and a few ingredients such as salt or , , , for the base.
Then just combine them all together with your favorite herbs and voila- the best fresh ! You get a tasty chip dip or topping for tacos.
In recent years, queso ( ) has become a popular food in the US. This is because it's a delicious and versatile dish that can be made from scratch or with ingredients already found in any American kitchen.
Queso is a that is commonly used in Mexican cuisine. It can be made out of any type of milk such as cow, sheep, or goat's milk.
Queso refers to a specific type of which is typically white with no rind on it called queso blanco.
Queso blanco and types are the most popular types while the other variations like panela and asadero are not very common: (crispier than the first), panela (softest), and asadero (most dry).
There are many different types of to choose from when making this dish, but everyone knows that queso ( ) is best served hot and bubbling on top of some freshly-fried tortilla chips.
This is a creamy and spicy dip also tastes great with pita chips.
If you're looking for a quick and easy way to spice up your meals, try cooking with , and making this popular .
One very popular food items is beans - but you don't need to go through all that hassle, when you can make your own homemade version in minutes.
This recipe calls for and salt. , onions,
Then it's just a matter of heating up some oil, cooking the ingredients together until the are browned and soft.
The final step is adding water or chicken broth into the mix and blending them together with an immersion blender or regular blender to create a creamy texture perfect for dipping tortilla chips!
Fry up some tacos for dinner tonight with this easy recipe!, Get cooking by adding the ingredients to the hot oil in your frying pan then flipping them over when they're brown on both sides. Serve these tasty tacos with all your favorite toppings, and enjoy!
Dry Ranch Dip Recipe
Combine one cup mayonnaise, two tablespoons dried Italian seasoning mix (optional), Serrano hot sauce (optional) salt/ to taste. This dip can also be made as an by adding vegetables such as broccoli or cauliflower.
Pizza Dip Recipe
All it takes is thin pizza dough round cut into 4-inch rounds, 1 teaspoon oregano leaves sprinkled on half the circle of dough after you spread the on top, 2 tablespoons poured over top of dough before baking 1/2 inch from oven's broiler element--about 3 minutes each side until golden brown and melted has formed bubbles around edge.
For an additional zing try adding Spicy Cayenne hot sauce on top, to make the perfect homemade pizza dip.
The best thing about dips is that you can make them with whatever you have in your kitchen. A few ingredients, a spoonful of creativity, and voila! You'll be able to create a delectable dip in no time at all.
Don't miss out on national Tortilla Chip Day and we hope we've provided you enough options for your perfect dip.