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4 easy fast, cheap, and easy dips for your next party

The best dips for any occassion

Dips are a staple at any get-together. Whether it's a barbecue party, football party, or holiday celebration, you're sure to see at least one or two dips in the appetizer spread. So here are the collection of some of tasty & easy dip recipes for you to choose from for your next party .

From dip recipes for chips to dip recipes that are made in a bread bowl, you're sure to find something new and tasty dip to add to your spread.

Chili Cheese Dip


  • 1 (12 oz) tub of cream cheese
  • 1 (15 oz) jar of salsa
  • 1 (15 oz) can of chili with beans

Preparation Method

  1. Add all ingredients to a pot on the stove and heat until the cream cheese in melted.
  2. Serve with your favorite tortilla chips or corn chips!

Basil Pesto Dip


  • 2 cups packed fresh basil leaves
  • 2/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided
  • Sea salt, to taste

Preparation Method

  1. In a food processor, add basil and half of the olive oil. Pulse until coarsely chopped. Add 1/3 cup of oil and process until smooth. Season with salt.
  2. If using immediately, add remaining 1/3 cup of oil.
  3. If using later, transfer the pesto to an air-tight container and drizzle remaining 1/3 cup of oil over the top. Cover and freeze for up to 3 months.
  4. Defrost it when ready to serve.

Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Dip


  • 1-16 ounce or 2-8 ounce jars sun-dried tomatoes in oil with herbs
  • 1 cup fresh basil leaves or large handful

Preparation Method

  1. Add all ingredients to a food processor, including the oil from the sun-dried tomatoes.
  2. Pulse until well mixed, but still fairly chunky.

Creamy Olive Spread


  • 8 Ounce Cream Cheese, softened
  • 10 Green Olives Diced
  • 1 Teaspoon Worcestershire Sauce

preparation Method

  1. Mix the cream cheese and Worcestershire Sauce together in a bowl, fold in the olives.  Use on Cracker and enjoy!