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Layered Shrimp Dip

Rated as 4.77 out of 5 Stars

"Olives not only make this creamy layered shrimp dip look pretty, they add a nice flavor twist to an otherwise straightforward party favorite. Crab may be substituted for shrimp."
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45 m servings 55
Original recipe yields 24 servings (3 cups)


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  1. Spread cream cheese on a medium round serving platter. Layer with cocktail sauce. Top with baby shrimp, green onions and olives. Chill in the refrigerator at least 30 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 55 calories; 3.8 2.5 2.8 25 178 Full nutrition

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Yummmy! I mixed in a few drops of hot sauce; then spread a very thin layer of the cream cheese onto a small platter. Because I was having a small dinner party with other appetizers the plate I...

I have been making this dip for a long time. There are always several people who go crazy for it and insist I make it again for them. I use half cream cheese and half mayonnaise as the base a...

This is a wonderful party dip. It is pretty and is very easy to prepare. My guests loved it. I will definitely make it again.

I made this last night with rave reviews. I didn't use any green onions and used regular sized shrimp. I layered the cream cheese, cocktail sauce, imitation crab meat that I'd chopped, and then ...

This was quick and easy and all of my guests loved it! I added shredded mozzerella cheese on top and finely chopped red and yellow bell peppers for some extra colour

I've made this before but added a layer of finely chopped tomato, green onion and finely shredded mozerella cheese on the top layer...I left the olives off altogether. The canned baby shrimp (r...

Love it. I make this ALL the time!!

This was super easy and really tasty! I used a frozen (thawed) shrimp ring instead of canned baby shrimp and it was delicious! Almost can't stop eating it. Everyone loved it.

I omitted the olives because, although they would have looked pretty, I don't care for them. I mixed 1/2 tsp of garlic powder, 1 Tbsp white horseradish, & a drained & rinsed can of crab meat in...