Popular Dips and Spreads Recipes

A bag of chips and plenty of dips, spreads, and chutneys keep any party going. Easy recipes for hot and cold dips as well as spreads with beans, cheese, and artichokes offer timeless topper options.

Beet Hummus

Add color and flavor to standard hummus by blending in a cup of bright beets. The finished product would make a tasty sandwich spread or perfect appetizer dip paired with vegetables and bread slices.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Beet Hummus

Papaya-Pomegranate Guacamole

Brighten up guacamole by adding fresh papaya and pomegranate seeds. Scoop up with tortilla chips or use as a topping for tacos or salads.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Papaya-Pomegranate Guacamole

How to Make a Slam Dunk Chili Cheese Dip

When you are having friends over and looking for a dip, make this slam dunk chili cheese dip. The end product resembles a basketball which is perfect for tailgating!

How to Make a Slam Dunk Chili Cheese Dip

Spicy Pork Sandwich with Grilled Peach Chutney and Quick Pickles

A grilled peach and pepper chutney perks up these pork sandwiches.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Spicy Pork Sandwich with Grilled Peach Chutney and Quick Pickles

Avocado Melts with Arugula

Make a vegetarian sandwich super-satisfying by incorporating big flavors (jalapeno jelly, arugala) and rich textures (avocado, cheese).

From Better Homes and Gardens

Avocado Melts with Arugula

Seared Shrimp with Peach Chutney

Sweet, tangy and colorful, this homemade peach chutney is the perfect plate partner for grilled shrimp.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Seared Shrimp with Peach Chutney

Cauliflower Spread

Surprise dinner party guests with this creamy, vegetable-packed spread. It looks like it's just cheese, but this recipe packs in six cups of cauliflower!

From Better Homes and Gardens

Cauliflower Spread

Pizza Fondue

Who needs crust? Lean turkey sausage teams up with your favorite vegetables toppings for a saucy but light slow cooker appetizer.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Pizza Fondue

White Bean Spread

Leave the store-bought hummus on the shelves and prepare a batch of this super-simple slow cooker bean dip instead. Spread the finished product on sandwiches or serve with pita chips and vegetables for a healthyappetizer.

From Better Homes and Gardens

White Bean Spread

One-Pan Chicken Flatbreads

A slather of garlicky hummus keeps this Green-inspired chicken flatbread sandwich lusciously moist. Top things off with any fresh vegetables you have in your refrigerator.

From Better Homes and Gardens

One-Pan Chicken Flatbreads

White Bean Hummus with Roasted Tomatoes

Sure, you could buy hummus, but why would you want to when it's this simple to make this healthy snack at home? If you don't have cannellini beans on hand, use black beans or chickpeas.

From Better Homes and Gardens

White Bean Hummus with Roasted Tomatoes

Mint Avocado Dip

For a unique twist on guacamole, swap mint for traditional cilantro in your avocado spread. Don't worry: You can still serve this appetizer with tortilla chips!

From Better Homes and Gardens

Mint Avocado Dip

Smoky Blue Cheese Dip

Instead of blue cheese dressing, serve this smoky Greek yogurt-based dip alongside those spicy buffalo wings.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Smoky Blue Cheese Dip

Cheesy Shrimp Dip

This decadent slow cooker shrimp dip is extra creamyy thanks to three kinds of cheese and a cup of half-and-half.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Cheesy Shrimp Dip

Chicken and White Bean Taco Dip

Take the stress out of entertaining by making this slow cooker appetizer. You can prepare it well in advance of when your guests arrive and then leave it on to warm all evening long.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Chicken and White Bean Taco Dip

Chile-Lime Pork

Coat the pork tenderloin in zesty marinade the moment you walk in the door after work, allow the flavors to infuse for an hour, then grill for a low effort yet crowd-pleasing dinner.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Chile-Lime Pork

Lemony Artichoke Dip

Red peppers and velvet-soft artichokes stud this warm Swiss cheese dip that makes for the perfect party or potluck appetizer.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Lemony Artichoke Dip

Nutty Yogurt Dip

Greek yogurt and nut butter combine for a sweet protein-packed vegetarian snack. This would also be a delicious topping for a bowl of berries!

From Parents

Nutty Yogurt Dip

Grilled Corn Salsa

Grilling the corn adds a nice smoky quality to this fresh salsa, but if you're short on time, reach for canned corn instead.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Grilled Corn Salsa

Roasted Corn and Crab Dip

Sure, you could used canned, but if you can find (and have time to shell) fresh crab legs, they would be especially tasty in this dip.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Roasted Corn and Crab Dip

Bacon-Cheddar Potato Dip

Fluffy mashed potatoes meet crispy bacon and salty blue cheese in this hearty slow cooker dip.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Bacon-Cheddar Potato Dip

Homemade Queso Fresco

Make your own Mexican cheese, it's easier than you think! All of the ingredients required are probably already in your kitchen.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Homemade Queso Fresco

Lime-Green Chile Pork Tortas with Freezer Guacamole

Freeze the marinated pork and guacamole (yes, you can freeze avocados!) to pop in the slow cooker at the start of your next super-busy day.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Lime-Green Chile Pork Tortas with Freezer Guacamole

Veggie-Topped Rye Crisps

Lemon zest, dill and garlic brighten up this cream cheese spread.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Veggie-Topped Rye Crisps

Walnut-Feta Yogurt Dip

From Diabetic Living

Walnut-Feta Yogurt Dip

White Bean and Tomato Bruschetta

Almost everything for this appetizer can be made ahead. Assemble and heat the bruschetta just before serving. Then relax.

From Diabetic Living

White Bean and Tomato Bruschetta

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