Good Morning America Recipes

Velveeta Southwestern Chicken Dip

Quick and Easy Comfort Food

GMA Recipes Appetizer
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

Velveeta, the family-friendly cheese that comes in a familiar yellow box, can be used for a surprising variety of recipes from macaroni and cheese, to salsa dip.

In celebration of Velveeta's 75th anniversary, America's favorite cheesy recipes were prepared on Good Morning America.


  • 1 lb. Velveeta Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product (16 oz.), cut up
  • 1 can Ro*tel Diced Tomatoes and Green Chilies (10 oz.), drained
  • 1 pkg.Louis Rich Southwestern Seasoned or Grilled Chicken Breast Strips (6 oz.), chopped
  • 1/4 cup green onion, chopped
  • 1 tsp. ground cumin (optional)
  • Cooking Directions

    Microwave all ingredients in microwaveable bowl on high 6 to 7 minutes or until Velveeta is melted, stirring every 3 minutes. Serve with tortilla chips or cut-up vegetables.

    Great Substitute: Substitute 1/2 lb. cooked and drained ground beef for the chicken breast strips.

    Special Extra: Prepare as directed, using Velveeta Mexican Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product with Jalapeño Peppers.

    Courtesy of Kraft Foods

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: chicken, cheese

    Course: Appetizer/Starter, Dip, Snack

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