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Tailgating with #1 Favorite Football Hot Crawfish Dip

Holly Clegg - Friday, September 01, 2017

Tailgating With Favorite Louisiana Hot Crawfish Dip

Here in south Louisiana in the home of LSU football and the New Orleans Saints, I am always entertaining. I turn to make my simple healthy hot crawfish dip recipe. It has been called Holly's Crawfish Rotel Dip by some people.  When it comes to watching the game at my house, everyone knows to expect their favorite Hot Crawfish Dip from Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook.  Truly, I have been making this easy crawfish dip for years and it's one of the best crawfish appetizer recipes. I have a go-to menu of a Candied Pecan Brie, Mediterranean Layered Dip and everyone's #1 request of their Louisiana Hot Crawfish Dip. Of, course you know my recipes are easy!  Best of all this is even a healthy crawfish dip!! If you're a nacho kind of person, just dig into my Crawfish Nachos for the ultimate easy crawfish recipe.


I've Been Making My Hot Crawfish Dip For Years

Before I even wrote my healthy easy cookbooks, I used to do catering and this Hot Crawfish Dip was one of my most popular recipes and especially crawfish appetizer recipes.  Everyone requested I make it for their football party. I served it in a chafing dish for parties.  Now, I use a fondue pot or just a bowl as this delicious easy crawfish dip doesn't last long. I like this easy crawfish recipe because you can make it ahead of time and keep the dip in the refrigerator.  With everyday ingredients you probably have in your house, whip up yummy Cajun Crawfish Dip up in minutes.

Hot Crawfish Dip is Healthy Crawfish Recipe

Is crawfish healthy?  YES!!! Crawfish is healthy and this is a healthy crawfish dip recipe!  I know you have heard from years that Louisiana food isn't good for you!  Crawfish is a lean protein low in fat!  I created a delicious healthy Crawfish Dip that you can enjoy without the guilt.  Try serving this fabulous Louisiana crawfish recipe with cucumber, squash and zucchini rounds or bell pepper squares instead of chips to amp up the nutrition.  Best of all this is even a diabetic crawfish recipe! I have so many healthy crawfish recipes from dips to dinner.

Hot Crawfish Dip Leftovers Become Tomorrow's Dinner!

If you have any of this hot crawfish dip left, my family loves when I serve it over rice the next day.  I have lots of healthy Louisiana crawfish recipes in my Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook.  This yummy hot Crawfish Dip tastes similar to a crawfish etouffee so you will enjoy the recipe.  Louisiana crawfish is the best and I keep Louisiana crawfish tails in my freezer to whip up this Cajun Hot Crawfish Dip recipe year round. This will be your winning best crawfish recipe when you need a quick dip to watch football.  Whether you're having a crowd or a family gathering, I think this Hot Crawfish Dip recipe wins top ranking every time.  Let me know if you try this easy healthy crawfish recipe and what you think.