Buffalo Chicken Crackers Recipe

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Buffalo Chicken Crackers Recipe

If there is one thing I love and automatically default to on a Friday night it’s chicken wings. My husband makes the best buffalo chicken wings on the grill. They are packed with flavor and they make my mouth water just thinking about them! My husband doesn’t always want to fire up the charcoal and spend an hour making me grilled chicken wings so when I need a quick snack fix or a crowd pleasing appetizer I default to these Buffalo Chicken Crackers. They taste like chicken wings with an amazing crunch from the cracker and spicy buffalo goodness throughout. They are out of this world!

Buffalo Chicken Ritz Crackers

All you’ll need is 2 cups of shredded chicken (leftovers work great otherwise you can toss a couple chicken breasts in the crock pot with some chicken broth on high for a couple hours), provolone cheese, melted butter, Frank’s hot sauce and RITZ® crackers along with some ranch dressing and green onions for garnish.

Ritz Crackers

I love the RITZ® Bacon flavored crackers in this recipe as it adds another layer of flavors. I also have made this with Original RITZ® crackers. You can use whatever variety you like best!

Ritz Crackers at Walmart

Find them in the cracker aisle at Walmart. There are a bajillion flavors to choose from so pick your favorite!

Ritz Buffalo Chicken Crackers with Provolone

Then lay out your RITZ® crackers on a lined baking sheet and top with slices of provolone cheese.

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Topped Ritz

Then mix together your butter and Frank’s hot sauce and pour it over your shredded chicken. Toss it to coat and then top your crackers and provolone cheese with the spicy buffalo chicken.

Broiled Buffalo Chicken Ritz

Now broil them in the oven on high for 2-3 minutes until cheese is melted. Be careful not to burn them!

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Crackers Recipe

Then drizzle them with ranch or blue cheese (whichever is your favorite!) dressing and sprinkle with sliced green onions.

Buffalo Chicken Crackers Recipe -MustHaveMom.com

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Spicy Buffalo Chicken Crackers Recipe

Sarah | Must Have Mom
Delicious buffalo chicken crackers appetizer that is easy to prepare and tastes just like chicken wings only better!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Course Appetizer
Servings 24


  • 2 Tbsp butter melted
  • 1/4 Cup Frank's hot sauce
  • 2 Cups cooked shredded chicken
  • 4 slices provolone cheese cut into 24 smaller pieces (to fit on top of cracker)
  • Ranch for drizzling
  • Green onions for garnish
  • 24 Ritz Crackers


  • Mix together the melted butter and Frank's hot sauce until combined.
  • Add to shredded chicken and toss to coat.
  • Place Ritz crackers on a lined baking sheet and top with one slice of provolone cheese.
  • Top with buffalo chicken.
  • Broil on high for 2-3 minutes until cheese is melted.
  • Drizzle with ranch dressing and top with green onions for garnish.
  • Serve immediately.

What is your favorite topping for your RITZ®?

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  1. These would make great appetizers! My family love buffalo chicken wings. This will be a great way to change it up a bit, but still have the awesome flavor of buffalo chicken wings. Love that its quick and easy to make!

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