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Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe

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Check out this delicious Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe! It’s the perfect starter or appetizer for any Grinch-themed party. Dips like this are the best!

You can make this for a crowd or keep it as a simple snack recipe for the family, too. Anyone who enjoys the Grinch will love making this simple recipe.

The fun part about making holiday dips like this is that they’re great for a quick option. I also love the green coloring and its pairing with the Grinch theme!

Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe

My boys are huge fans of the Grinch, and I am, as well. We love sitting and watching the movies and having good snacks on hand to spend time together doing so.

You can use chips, crackers, or vegetables for this easy rotel dip – all work fine and are great options. You can even use this as a topping for sandwiches, which adds a nice kick of flavor.

Make a plan to have this on your radar for the holiday season. It’s loaded with flavor – and is one of the best tastes. Even the grumpy Grinch would give it two big furry thumbs up!

What are good options to pair with dips?

When considering pairings for dips, it is important to consider the overall flavor profile of both the dip and the potential pairing.

Some popular options include vegetables such as carrots and celery, crackers or bread, and even chips. However, it is important to consider the texture and saltiness of the dip when selecting a pairing.

For instance, a creamy dip may pair well with a crisp vegetable or cracker to balance the texture, while a spicy dip may benefit from the milder flavor profile of a cracker or bread.

Specialty Ingredients:

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Reminder, not all ingredients in the Rotel Holiday Dip Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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Make it a Meal:

Now is the time to join the meal-planning fun! It’s a simple way not to overspend and to have all the meals planned out. You’ll love the easy process.

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Vegetable Side: Thai Sweet Asparagus Recipe

Starch Side: Loaded Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Easy Pink Mocktail Recipes

Don’t forget Dessert: Yummy Grinch Treats for Kids

Best Dip Recipes:

Once you make this Simple Rotel Dip Recipe, it’s time to make more dips. Here are a few of my favorite dips and options that I know you’ll love, too.

This Caramel Apple Cream Cheese Dip Recipe is the best sweet treat!

Find out how simple and easy it is to make this Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe!

Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip is one of the top dessert recipes on my brain!

This Chili Cheese Dip Recipe indeed goes with just about anything!

This Instant Pot Cheese Dip recipe is fast and delicious.

My family loves it when I whip up this Red White and Blue Cheesecake Dip Recipe.

The taste of this Unicorn Dip Charcuterie Board Recipe is one of the best.

What is the best way to make a dip recipe spicy?

The best way to make a dip recipe spicy is to experiment with a combination of naturally hot ingredients. Some of the most popular spicy elements used in dips include chili peppers, hot sauce, cayenne pepper, and chipotle.

Each item has a unique flavor and heat profile that can be tailored to suit various tastes. The key to achieving optimal spicy levels is to start with a small quantity of spice and gradually add more until reaching the desired level of heat.

Additionally, the balance of other flavors within the dip must also be considered so that the spiciness does not overpower the other ingredients.

More RoTel Recipes:

Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe

Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe

Yield: 12
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

This Grinch Rotel Dip Snack Recipe is perfect for a quick and easy appetizer. Simple to whip up!


  • 10 ounces frozen chopped spinach (this will be about 1 cup when it is defrosted and drained)
  • 10 ounce can RoTel
  • 2 cups sour cream
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 5 drops Green Food Coloring


  1. Mix the sour cream, garlic powder, onion powder, mayonnaise, and salt in a bowl. Stir to combine.
  2. Add the food coloring and stir.
  3. In a different bowl, add the drained and defrosted spinach and the RoTel.
  4. Pour the sour cream mixture on top and mix.
  5. Serve.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 12 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 207Total Fat: 21gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 30mgSodium: 224mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 2g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 11/7/2023

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