Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip: Crowd Pleaser
Rich and Creamy Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip: A Delight for Gatherings
When it comes to irresistible crowd-pleasers, my Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip takes the spotlight. This creamy and indulgent dip is a guaranteed way to elevate any social gathering or family dinner to a whole new level of scrumptiousness. Picture this: warm, gooey, and brimming with flavors that dance on your taste buds.
- 2 cups fresh spinach, chopped
- 1 ½ cups artichoke hearts, drained and chopped
- 1 cup cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup sour cream
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
- In a mixing bowl, combine the cream cheese, sour cream, and mayonnaise until smooth and creamy.
- Stir in the Parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese, minced garlic, and red pepper flakes. Mix until well incorporated.
- Gently fold in the chopped spinach and artichoke hearts.
- Season with salt and pepper to your liking. The cheeses already have salt, so be mindful.
- Transfer the mixture into a baking dish and spread it evenly.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 minutes or until the top is golden and bubbly.
- Remove from the oven and let it cool slightly before serving.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yields: A bowl full of cheesy goodness
Warm, cheesy, and creamy Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip is a must-have at any gathering. It’s an explosion of flavors that’s sure to make taste buds tango.
Nutrition information: Calories per serving – 180 | Total Fat – 14g | Carbohydrates – 6g | Protein – 7g
A Party Essential
To conclude, my Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip isn’t just a dish; it’s a celebration in itself. The medley of cheeses, blended with the earthiness of spinach and the richness of artichokes, creates a dip that’s as versatile as it is delectable. Whether it’s game night, a holiday soirée, or a casual get-together, this dip will have everyone hovering around the appetizer table, dipping away with pure delight. So, gather your ingredients, preheat that oven, and get ready to earn the title of the ultimate party host with this irresistibly creamy crowd pleaser!