Cheese Dips and Spreads Recipes

Everybody loves cheese dip! Find a trusted seven layer dip, artichoke dip, cheese ball, pimento cheese, or warm nacho dip to serve at your next party.

Staff Picks

Seven Layer Taco Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 2822
I am continuously asked to bring this dip for parties and family get-togethers. People gather around the platter until it's gone.
By SUE CASE

Southern Pimento Cheese

Rating: 5 stars 917
This wonderful version of pimento cheese can be used for grilled cheese sandwiches, as a spread for crackers, or served alongside your favorite fried green tomatoes.

Insanely Amazing Jalapeno Cheese Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 292
Take this delicious, 5-minute prep, jalapeno cheese dip to BBQs, cookouts, parties, or any other occasion. This dish will make you the most popular person there! Serve with bread, crackers, or chips.

Hot Pizza Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 820
All your favorite pizza ingredients in a hot dip made in the microwave. Serve with sliced French baguette bread.

Cheese Ring

Rating: 4.5 stars 66
This zesty cheese ring can be also made as a log. The jelly may seem strange, but it is what makes this appetizer delicious.

Dos Queso Dip

Rating: 4 stars 61
This Mexican-inspired cheese dip can be made with any kind of cheese and your favorite salsa. Regular oregano may be used in place of the more strongly-flavored Mexican variety. Serve it warm with tortilla chips.
By CJANDRJ

Spicy South of the Border Spinach Cheese Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 120
Good 'n' spicy. Not your typical spinach dip recipe. No artichokes, here! Serve this tasty treat with tortilla chips.
By MARBALET

Roasted Red Pepper-Cheese Spread

Rating: 4.5 stars 19
Some ladies I know use to make a pimento cheese spread and sell it at the Augusta National Golf Course during Masters week. The only thing I knew about their recipe was that they used bell peppers instead of pimentos. I figured the rest out on my own. My family devours it every time I make it. Serve this with crackers, or spread it on bread for a tasty sandwich.

Dill Pickle Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
This was served at our Easter lunch and was devoured. Serve with chips or crackers.

Hot Artichoke and Spinach Dip II

Rating: 4.5 stars 3023
Who can deny the popularity of artichokes and spinach blended with cheeses? Try this hot, flavorful dip with toasted bread or tortilla chips.

Seven Layer Taco Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 2790
Quick, no-bake, 7-layer taco dip that has all the classic Mexican flavors.

Seven Layer Dip II

Rating: 4.5 stars 395
My mom's Seven Layer Dip is a big hit at all small gatherings! Refried beans are layered with guacamole, seasoned sour cream, veggies and cheese. It's perfect for dipping tortilla chips! The dip traditionally takes less time to disappear into bellies than it does to prepare.
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Inspiration and Ideas

White Cheese Dip
Rating: Unrated 4
"A creamy restaurant-style white cheese dip. Great with tortilla chips." – ecmcg
Greek Feta and Olive Spread
Rating: Unrated 86
Serve this feta, sun-dried tomato, and olive spread with warm pita bread.
Mexican White Cheese Dip/Sauce
Rating: 4 stars 222

Easy homemade cheese queso that's creamy and spicy and great for dipping.