Mashed Maple and Apricot Dip

Dried apricots are a food we’re so used to eating the way they’re purchased, that it’s easy to overlook their use in an easy-to-make recipe. This apricot dip is simple, sweet and delicious. I’ve included maple syrup and a touch of lemon juice to add some depth to the flavor. Mashed Maple and Apricot Dip Recipe Ingredients 1 cup dried apricot 1 tbsp. maple syrup 1/2 tsp. lemon juice Instructions Boil apricots for about 10 minutes to soften. Let cool […]

Mint Chip Cheesecake Dip

This St. Patrick’s Day, wow your friends with this mint chocolate chip cheesecake dip! No baking required, and minimal clean-up necessary to make this festive dip or dessert. All you need is cream cheese, powdered sugar, peppermint extract, green food coloring, and mini chocolate chips. I like to serve this mint chip cheesecake dip with graham crackers, but you can also serve it with bars of chocolate – yum! Every bite tastes like a mint chip cheesecake. Mint Chip Cheesecake […]

Carrot Purée

A dip usually has word associations like, “cheesy,” “creamy,” or “heavy.” It’s rare that those associations ever wander into the territory of “healthy” or “light,” but it’s guaranteed that after you’ve tasted this carrot purée dip, you’ll have no idea why that is. This recipe uses the Magic Bullet to blend carrot and a little bit of spice to create a magical veggie dip you’ll be serving over and over again.   Carrot Purée Recipe Ingredients 2 cups carrots 1/2 […]

Light French Onion Dip

The holidays are upon us once again, and I am sure you are going to see your fair share of dips this season. One way to cut the calories down this year during the holidays is to make healthier versions of your favorite dips. This light french onion dip uses light sour cream as the base, and is combined with dried onion, garlic powder, some herbs and salt in the Magic Bullet. This dip goes great with potato chips of […]

White Bean Parsley Dip

White bean dip is a classic snack or appetizer. And by using the Magic Bullet, it’s also a simple and quick recipe to prepare! I’ve added some parsley to give the dip color and a deliciously unique flavor. If you’re feeling spicy, add some red pepper flakes to give it a little kick. You can also substitute parsley for cilantro. White Bean Parsley Dip Ingredients 1 can cannellini beans 1 Tbsp lemon juice 2 1/2 Tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup parsley […]

Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

Dessert or appetizer dip? You decide! This chocolate chip cookie dough dip is secretly healthy, although nobody would know unless you told them the secret ingredient: white beans! Yes, the base of the dip is white kidney beans. But I promise — you don’t taste them at all once they’re blended with all of the other ingredients, which helps create a delicious and strong cookie dough flavor. My favorite thing to eat this cookie dough dip with is graham crackers, but I’m […]

Edamame Dip

Edamame is something almost exclusively served with sushi, and usually enjoyed on its own. But it’s about time these little beans enjoyed their time in the limelight! In this recipe, the Magic Bullet helps blend cooked edamame with spices and tahini to create a delicious dip you’ll serve over and over again. It’s easy, healthy, and a great alternative to the same old boring cracker dip! Edamame Dip Ingredients 3/4 cup shelled edamame 1 1/2 Tbsp tahini 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 tsp. […]

Fiesta Bean Dip

Happy Cinco de Mayo! No better way to celebrate than with a delicious margarita and this festive bean dip! Okay, it’s only festive because we’re eating it today, but that absolutely still counts! By adding a few simple ingredients, you can turn a boring can of refried beans – or better yet, fresh-made beans quickly mashed over high heat –  into the best bean dip ever! All you need is a can of refried beans, sour cream, cumin and chili powder. After blending all […]

SuperBowl …of Edamame Dip!

It’s the big weekend and I’m glad because I’m kind of obsessed with the bright green color of this dip. Any reason to make it makes me totally happy. Isn’t it so much fun? If you haven’t had edamame dip before, you’re in for a treat. With a similar consistency to hummus, edamame dip pairs great with pita chips, tortilla chips, or a variety of vegetables. If you are curious where this dip came from, truth is I bought too much cooked […]

Smoky Sriracha Pepper Dip

Sometimes, you need a dip with attitude. And sometimes, say, before #SB50, you need a dip with a lot of attitude. This pepper and Sriracha dip is smoky, creamy, spicy and delicious – not to mention great for large groups of people and super easy to make. It’s a great break from traditional dips and will be a hit at any party (even if a “party” just includes you.) And it’s prepared in an instant – make it ahead of […]