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Dips & Spreads

Dips and spreads are simple and versatile appetizers!

Our Dip recipes don’t take long to prepare. We have everything from cheesy dips, creamy spreads, and even sweet holiday recipes! Like our Healthy Queso Dip with Butternut Squash, Black Bean Dip, and our Gingerbread Butter Recipe!

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How to Make Salsa Verde

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Beet Bruschetta with Orange Tarragon Goat Cheese

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Creamy Pea Crostini with Pancetta

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Creamy Kale Bruschetta

Deck the halls with these deliciously easy and festive holiday appetizers!  Shhh...you don't have to say how quickly you put them together!

Easy Holiday Appetizers (more than 17 recipes!)

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7 Layer Dip Recipe – THE BEST!

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Homemade French Onion Dip Recipe – Healthy | with VIDEO

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Cheesecake Dip – Hot Chocolate Flavor

Mango Avocado Salsa is the perfect topping to any taco or salad, and it's irresistible piled up on a chip! You'll love the creamy avocado, sweet mango, and tart pineapple in every bite! Get the easy salsa recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Mango Avocado Salsa with Pineapple Recipe

This gingerbread butter recipe will transform any pancake, waffle, or slice of toast into a festive holiday treat! And it's SO easy to make! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com

Gingerbread Butter Recipe – Perfect for the Holidays!

Switch up your pesto game with this arugula pesto. It's great on pasta, pizza, and so much more!  Get the pesto recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Arugula Pesto Recipe – Nut Free

Whipped feta with lemon and dill is the perfect summer spread! Classy and sophisticated with the bright flavors of lemon, it's perfect spread on a crisp slice of French bread! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Whipped Feta with Lemon and Dill

These vegetable cream cheese roll ups are full of crisp vegetables, flavorful herbs, and smooth cream cheese. They make a great lunch or snack thanks to extra protein in the wrap! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Vegetable Cream Cheese Roll Ups (Extra Protein!)

This Mexican Corn Dip has all the flavors of Mexican Street Corn in an irresistible dip format, that you can actually feel good about eating! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Mexican Corn Dip – Skinny and Easy to Make! | with video

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Queso Blanco in the Slow Cooker | Easy Recipe

This skinny dill vegetable dip is a staple in our fridge -- we're hardly ever without it! You won't want to stop snacking on vegetables when you're dipping them in this healthy and low-cal dip.

Dill Vegetable Dip Recipe – Healthy Version! | with video

With all the great taste of tiramisu, but in an easy, fun, dip-able format, this tiramisu dip is going to become an instant party favorite! Get the easy dessert recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Tiramisu Dip Recipe in 10 minutes (with video)

Kale and Spinach Dip Bites (5 ingredients)

Mexican Spinach Dip Recipe – great for parties!

Cherry Cheesecake Dip with Lime (10 minute recipe) – with VIDEO

This healthy queso dip is about as healthy as you'll get when it comes to a decadent, cheesy dip. You'll love the subtle sweetness and vibrant color that the butternut squash adds. This one is a must-try! Get the appetizer recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Healthy Queso Dip with Butternut Squash

If you don't like or can't have tahini, this parley hummus without tahini should be your bean dip of choice! It comes together in 10 minutes or less and is perfect for healthy dipping. Get the healthy dip recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Hummus without Tahini – Parsley Flavor (Sesame & Nut Free)

These easy chicken cordon bleu kabobs are a super fun take on the traditional combination of chicken with ham. The swiss cheese dipping sauce will keep you coming back for more. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Kabobs with Swiss Cheese Dip – with Video

This Black Bean Dip Recipe makes a great sandwich spread - comes together in seconds, flavored by taco seasoning and unbelievably creamy thanks to avocado. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Black Bean Dip Recipe – also a great sandwich spread!