Are you too busy cooking the main courses that you are left with no time for a starter? Well, worry not as you can simply keep some readymade crackers and serve them with some quick and easy dips. Yes, these dips take almost no time to prepare and these mouthwatering delights can easily make everyone happy. These dips can be served along with starters in small parties or get togethers, and can easily become the star of your party. So without further ado, let us bring to you 10 mouthwatering dip recipes.
1. Jalapeno Popper Dip
This hot dip is sure to be the talk of your party. Serve it with fries, chips, nuggest or anything that your are serving as an appetizer, and your guests will just love it.
Cream cheese: 8 oz
Mayonnaise: 1 cup
Cheddar cheese (shredded): ½ cup
Chopped jalepeno peppers: 3-4
Chopped green chillies: 2
Parmesan cheese (shredded): ½ cup
Seasoned bread crumbs: ½ cup
Olive oil: 1 tbsp
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Add all three types of cheese and mayonnaise in a bowl. Put jalepeno peppers and green chillies into the same. Blend them all to make a paste. Now in a separate bowl, put bread crumbs, olive oil and 1 tbsp shredded parmesan cheese. Take this mixture and sprinkle it over the cheese blend. Bake these mix for 15-20 minutes at 350° and you have a hot, yummy dip ready to be served to your guests.
2. Tomato Mayonnaise Dip
An easy peasy dish with creamy mayonnaise can be a bonus for tomato lovers.
Mayonnaise: 125 ml
Cream: 1 tbsp
Tomato Puree: 1 tbsp
Garlic Paste: ½ tbsp
Lemon Juice: 1 tsp
Pepper: ½ tsp
Chopped basil and parsley
Salt to taste
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Simply put all the ingredients (except pepper) in a blender and blend them until a fine paste is formed. Add pepper to this paste for additional flavour and your tasty tangy tomato mayonnaise dip is ready.
3. Yoghurt And Dried Herbs Dip
Who said herbs are boring. With this dip, you are going to love them like never before.
Greek Yoghurt: Half a bowl
Dried Parsley: 2 tbsp
Garlic & Cinnamon Powder: 1 tbsp each
Dried Basil & Green Onions: 1 tbsp each
Salt & pepper to taste
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Well, half your job is done once you have collected all these ingredients. Now, all that you have to do is put them in a blender, mix and serve!
4. Pizza Dip
This is going to create a burst of cheese in your mouth! Mind you, don’t come nearer if you’re on diet.
Milk: ½ cup
Mozzarella Cheese (shredded): 1 cup
Parmesan Cheese (grated): 1 cup
Cream Cheese (softened): 1 packet
Pizza Sauce: 1 cup
Chopped Bell Pepper: 2 tbsp
Black Olive: 1 or 2 tbsp
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Mix all the ingredients (except chopped bell peppers) and blend them to make a thick paste. Add bell pepper to the paste to add a flavorful texture to your yummylicious pizza dip.
5. Sour Cream And Cheese Dip
Potato chips are everyone’s favorite snack, but for parties only serving a bowl full of chips won’t make the talk. So here comes a creamy delight to serve with it.
Sour cream: 1 cup
Cheddar cheese: 1 cup
1 small green onion
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Put sour cream and cheddar cheese in a bowl and mix them well using a hand blender. Make a paste of green onion and ranch seasoning. Add it to the cheese blend and your creamy, cheesy dip is ready.
So which of these vegetarian dips are you going to serve to your guests in the next party that you are hosting? Do tell us in the comments below.