Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip
If you’re looking for the perfect appetizer to kickstart your next gathering, Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip is the way to go. This rich and creamy dip is a crowd-pleaser that’s surprisingly easy to make. Whether you’re hosting a party or just indulging in a cozy night in, this dip will elevate your snacking game.
- 1 cup fresh spinach, chopped
- 1 cup cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1/4 cup grated mozzarella cheese
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes (optional)
- In a medium-sized skillet, sauté the chopped spinach over medium heat until wilted. Remove from heat and let it cool.
- In a mixing bowl, combine the softened cream cheese, sour cream, mayonnaise, Parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese, minced garlic, salt, black pepper, and red pepper flakes (if you like it spicy).
- Once the sautéed spinach has cooled, squeeze out any excess liquid and chop it finely. Add the chopped spinach to the cheese mixture and stir until well combined.
- Transfer the mixture to an oven-safe dish and bake at 350°F (175°C) for about 20-25 minutes, or until the dip is hot and bubbly.
- Serve your Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip with tortilla chips, bread, or fresh veggies for dipping.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 8 servings
Creamy, cheesy, and packed with spinach, this Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip is a delightful appetizer that’s perfect for any occasion.
Nutrition: Calories – 180, Total Fat – 15g, Saturated Fat – 8g, Cholesterol – 45mg, Sodium – 370mg, Total Carbohydrate – 5g, Dietary Fiber – 1g, Sugars – 2g, Protein – 5g
Hosting a party or simply enjoying a relaxing evening at home? This Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip is your ultimate savory indulgence. With a creamy, cheesy texture and a hint of garlic and spices, it’s bound to be a hit with your guests. The combination of cream cheese, sour cream, and three types of cheese creates a luscious base that perfectly complements the earthy flavors of fresh spinach.
This dip is incredibly versatile. You can serve it with tortilla chips for a crunchy contrast or with slices of toasted baguette for an elegant touch. For a healthier option, pair it with an assortment of crisp, colorful vegetables. Whether you’re dipping, scooping, or spreading, each bite offers a burst of creamy goodness.
Make this Homemade Creamy Spinach Dip your go-to appetizer for gatherings, and watch it disappear in no time. It’s the kind of dish that brings people together, making every occasion a little more special.