Here are some ideas for quick dips and what to serve with them…

Caramel Dip

Place about 50 caramels and 2/3 cup of half-and half in a heavy saucepan and cook on low heat until the caramels are melted and the mix is blended.

Serve with: cookies, cut-up fresh fruit, pretzels or angel food cake cubes

Cheesy Dip

Mix 15 oz. of cheese spread with 1 cup of sour cream until well blended. Microwave 2 to 3 minutes or until heated through, stirring every 30 seconds.

Serve with: assorted cut-up vegetables, nachos, pretzels or soft breadsticks

Pizza Dip

Mix 1 cup pizza sauce or spaghetti sauce, 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese, 1/2 cup finely chopped pepperoni and 2 Tbsp. finely chopped green peppers in a microwave bowl. Microwave for 1 minute 30 seconds, stirring every 30 seconds.

Serve with: wheat crackers, bread slices

Creamy Salsa Dip

Mix 8 oz. of cream cheese with 1 cup chunky salsa until well blended.

Serve with: tortilla chips

Fruity Dip

Place 1 cup vanilla yoghurt in a bowl and swirl 2 Tbsp. strawberry jam, jelly or preserves gently.

Serve with: cinnamon cookies, fresh fruit

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