Whether you know it or not, every time you arrive at a party with your favorite homemade dip, you are making a statement. Since all the other guests are secretly judging you, we thought you'd like to know what your signature dip says about you.

The Party Animal

You don't just bring the snacks - you bring the party! When it comes to appetizers, everything's better with a little booze, right? Hummus with a little wine, cheese with a little beer ... it's all good. Here are some boozy options you're going to love.

Wine Hummus

Wine Hummus. Photo by bd.weld
Photo by bd.weld

Photo by bd.weld

Or go all warm and cheesy with these boozy favorites:

The Traditionalist

You bring the same guacamole or spinach dip to every party, and why not? It's worked for the last ten years, and you're not changing now! You're going to love these tried-and-true classics.

Salsa II

Salsa ll. Photo by AuntE
Photo by AuntE

Or choose these classic crowd-pleasers:

The World Traveler

We know - you like to travel, and as you've been to Kenya/Myanmar/Outer Mongolia, you feel the need to add something exotic to your dip. Here are a couple of internationally inspired options to help you brag about your travels.

Thai Hummus

Thai Hummus. Photo by lutzflcat
Photo by lutzflcat

Or try these globe-trotters:

The Attention Seeker

So what if your Brocomole is slightly ridiculous, or your seven-layer taco dip is toppling over? At least people will be talking about you, and that's all that matters! Here are some cool recipes that are bound to get you noticed.

Insanely Amazing Jalapeno Cheese Dip

Insanely Amazing Jalapeno Cheese Dip. Photo by CookinBug
Photo by CookinBug
| Credit: CookinBug

Or start a conversation with these over-the-top options:

The Health Nut/Vegan

If you already know that cashew nut cheese exists, then you probably fall into this category. Try these super-healthy and delicious dips.

Cilantro Edamame Hummus

Cilantro Edamame Hummus
Photo by chachachica

Or take it to the next level:

The Bacon Enthusiast

If you believe that everything's better with bacon, why not shout it from the rooftops? Here are some bacon-laden dishes to tuck into.

Spicy Bacon Cheeseburger Dip

Spicy Bacon Cheeseburger Dip. Photo by Soup Loving Nicole
Photo by Soup Loving Nicole

Or bring the sizzle with these bacony favs:

So many dips to try!