Buffalo Chicken Flatbread Recipe Puts A Kick Into Your Dinner Routine

I’ve really been trying to do more with less lately. We are one income down (mine) and with 1,000 medical bills (my son’s) I’ve been trying so hard to stick to a grocery shopping budget each week. It’s different for me because when both of us were working we had my income as a cushion and we would spend money of food – groceries/eating out – without really thinking about it.

Buffalo Chicken Flatbread

Now that I’m really thinking stressing about it I’m trying to find ways to make more with less and reuse meals. I’ve been making a lot of slow cooker recipes where we reuse the protein, whether it’s dinner a second night or lunch the next day.

When I came up with the Crock-pot Buffalo Chicken, which you can find here, I intended to have it work for more than one meal. We made Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bowls the first night and then we made this recipe the second night. However, there are so many more things I can do with the chicken that I feel like I’ve hit a recipe goldmine.




We love having pizza on Friday nights, which we used to buy. Now I love the idea of being able to make our own pizzas and flatbreads from leftovers that we have eaten during the week, especially in the summer when I don’t feel like cooking as much. To me slow cooker recipes and easy leftovers means I get to spend more time in the sun with the kids and this one is not only perfect for a Friday night, but it’s also a great recipe to make as an appetizer for sporting events (when football season starts again).

Check out the full recipe below.

Buffalo Chicken flatbread from The Everyday Mom Life

Servings: 2

Ingredients:

  • Crock-pot Buffalo Chicken
  • 4 oz. of cream cheese, softened
  • Half a package of dry ranch dressing
  • ½ cup of celery
  • ½ cup of carrots
  • ½ cup of crumbled blue cheese (If you don’t like blue cheese try shredded Monterey Jack cheese or even Pepper Jack.)
  • 3 Tbsp. of hot sauce
  • 2 green onions, chopped and separate the white bottoms from the green tops

Buffalo Chicken Flatbread from The Everyday Mom Life

Steps:

1. Cook your flatbread for 2 minutes at 375. You can buy this at the store in the bread area or you can make it on your own. I prefer to purchase it for convenience so if you decide to make your own know to disregard the heating instructions for the bread. If the one you purchase comes with different instructions, please follow those so you don’t end up with burnt or undercooked flatbread.

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2. While the flatbread cooks mix together the cream cheese and ranch dressing.

3. When the flatbread finishes, spread the cream cheese mixture across the flatbread. This is the base for your toppings and gives them something to stick to.


4. Layer on your celery, carrots, white parts of your green onion and blue cheese.

5. Put it back in the oven at 375 degrees for another 4 minutes.

6. When it’s done add any additional blue cheese, the green tops of the onions and drizzle on your hot sauce.

Slice and enjoy alone or share with a crowd. Make multiple flatbreads if you are doing this with your whole family.

Happy eating, friends!

Buffalo Chicken Flatbread from The Everyday Mom Life



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  • Robin Rue (@massholemommy) May 22, 2017 06.45 pm

    Buffalo chicken pizza is in my top 3! I love flatbread pizzas, too – so delicious and easy to make!

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  • GlamKaren May 22, 2017 06.47 pm

    I used to make pizzas on Friday nights too! But am totally loving your idea of making it a flatbread AND using up some leftover items/ingredients from the week! And, this looks so yummy! Cant wait to taste it!

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  • Kristina May 22, 2017 07.04 pm

    I love pizza and I love spicy foods. My husband does too. This looks delicious and easy to make!

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  • Janel Berchielli (@JanelB) May 22, 2017 09.05 pm

    This pizza sounds amazing. I haven’t been able to find a gluten-free flatbread style of crust but I bet this will taste delicious on a regular gluten-free crust too.

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  • Cassie May 22, 2017 09.14 pm

    Can you send me some of this right now because I’d love a slice! haha. This looks truly delicious and I’m bookmarking now to try later!

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  • Ana De-Jesus May 22, 2017 10.02 pm

    I love pizza but I have never thought of making my own. I just need to get some flatbread and I already have the quorn chicken so this would be perfect to make yum x

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  • MyYellowApron May 22, 2017 10.30 pm

    This looks extremely delicious. Can’t wait to try my hands on this recipe. Thanks for sharing.

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  • karahyvarinen May 22, 2017 10.58 pm

    My son loves anything with buffalo chicken! I definitely need to make this one night for dinner.

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  • Heather Garcia May 23, 2017 01.16 am

    You had me at pizza! That looks like a great meal to make to keep me from ordering takeout!

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  • Sona Jain May 23, 2017 02.11 am

    Looks delicious and I am alreayd having the cravings for it.

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  • daniella flores May 23, 2017 03.19 am

    I love buffalo everything! Buffalo wings, buffalo chicken dip, buffalo chicken pizza, and now buffalo chicken flatbread YUM!

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  • Journa Liz Servito Ramirez May 23, 2017 04.23 am

    Buffalo chicken is my all time favorite recipe! I love the flavor, the smell and the taste. I want to make this for our dinner!

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  • Marcie in Mommyland (@marciemommyland) May 23, 2017 04.35 am

    I love how colorful this flatbread is! We love Buffalo chicken! Looks like a great recipe for our Pizza and a Movie night!

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  • Jessica Joachim May 23, 2017 11.12 am

    Oh man this looks amazing! I love buffalo chicken so this would be perfect for me. I might have to make this for dinner one night soon.

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  • Prime Beauty Blog (@PrimeBeauty50) May 23, 2017 02.49 pm

    This would definitely give my dinner an extra kick. I love flatbreads and that buffalo sauce flavor.

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  • Amber Nelson May 24, 2017 01.01 am

    That looks to die for. I am a big fan of buffalo chicken and flatbread too! I need to try this recipe.

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  • Donah @ SJB May 24, 2017 01.25 am

    Yummy! It truly is, like I am staring on the picture for quite a time. Oh no, Im hungry now. I am taking note of the recipe now!

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  • cvnxena May 24, 2017 07.13 am

    This is such a cool idea and I know that my lot would love this! Flatbread is a great way to add whatever you have from the fridge and turn it into a filling and delicious meal!

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  • Heather May 24, 2017 11.50 am

    I love buffalo chicken! And we actually have a pizza place that does an amazing buffalo chicken pizza. I am definitely going to have to try it as a flat bread though – yum!

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  • Latasha (@ArtsandBudgets) May 24, 2017 02.05 pm

    OMG! This meal looks amazing ! Chicken is definitely my favorite meat so I will be trying this for my family soon. 🙂

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  • Dawn McAlexander May 24, 2017 03.56 pm

    I have never been big on buffalo sauce myself. My husband loves it, though. He would be all about this recipe. It does look very good, I have to admit that. I love all the colorful veggies that you added to it.

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  • almostindianwife May 24, 2017 05.40 pm

    Oh wow yum! This looks so amazing! I can’t wait to try it out. My hubby and I love buffalo chicken EVERYTHING!

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  • The Belly Rules The Mind May 24, 2017 06.54 pm

    This is a cool idea. Usually Friday nights is Pizza nights for us and I have often times used leftover flatbreads to make pizza. Always a hit

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  • CourtneyLynne May 25, 2017 12.34 am

    Omg can we say yum?!?! This flat bread looks absolutely delicious!!! I just love everything and anything buffalo chicken

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  • Heather Riccobono (@BrieBrieBlooms) May 25, 2017 12.56 am

    This looks amazing! I actually just ate a buffalo chicken sandwich from a local restaurant, Wildflower Bread Company, for dinner. It’s so good and I’d love to make this at home!

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  • toughcookiemommy May 25, 2017 03.00 am

    This flatbread recipe looks delicious. I think it would be the perfect finger food to serve at a sports party.

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  • The Inspiration Edit (@Inspire_Edit) May 26, 2017 07.08 am

    Omg, this is an amazing recipe and I love that pizza too, I bet my hubby would love the buffalo wings.

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  • Mommy Engineering May 27, 2017 01.42 am

    What an awesome recipe! My kids would love this and I’ve already pinned this to be part of my meal planner! So excited to try it!

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  • Debbie-jean Lemonte May 29, 2017 09.32 pm

    This recipe looks scrumptious. Definitely added to my summer food list.

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