35+ Easy Hot Dip Recipes (Best Party Dips)

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Hot dips are our favorite thing to serve at any and every party. We’re talking cheese dips, chicken dips, classic hot dips, and even some healthier dip options. Make these easy party dips as party snacks, as game day food, or as appetizers. Here are some of our favorite dip recipes for parties!

hot dips recipes guide

Best Hot Dips for Parties

Hot dips are kind of my thing. It just isn’t a party without a few good and easy dips, so I’m always coming up with new party dip recipes to try out.

Whether it’s hot cheese dips, classic dips, queso recipes, layered dips….I don’t discriminate, so I’ve got them all here. I just want the BEST Hot Dip recipes for every occasion!

Whether you’re tailgating, throwing a birthday celebration, getting ready for a BBQ, throwing a Super Bowl party, preparing for a holiday party, having a casual get together, or you just want a fun appetizer, you NEED the perfect easy dip recipes to serve to your guests.

Parties are all about the food (at least they are for me), and everyone loves good party dips to snack on.

Ranging from the classic quesos to the creative cheese dips, from the calorie (and flavor) rich to the healthier options, we’ve got the best recipes that are sure to wow every guest!

Every party needs the perfect hot dip recipe! Try some of our favorites for game day, holiday parties, or just as a simple appetizer.

chicken dip on a table
Chicken Enchilada Dip

Essential Tools

Here are some of the kitchen tools you might need to make these easy party dips.


These are some of my favorite ingredients to use hot dips. Cheese is a must (obviously), but the rest of this stuff is great to throw into any dip recipe too.

  • Cheese (of all kinds)
  • Tomatoes
  • Bacon
  • Green Chiles
  • Chicken
  • Cream Cheese
  • Onions
  • Beans
  • Corn
  • Cilantro
  • Peppers
dipping a chip into a dip
Bacon Cheeseburger Dip

What to Serve with Hot Party Dips

Every hot dip needs the perfect dippers. There are so many things you can serve with party dips, the sky is the limit. Go with the simple classics, like crackers and chips, or get creative and serve with fresh bread, bread bowls, crudite platters, fries, and more.

The Best Dippers:

  • Crackers
  • Pretzels
  • Tortilla Chips
  • Veggies
  • Potato Chips
  • Pita Chips
  • Bread

Make Your Own Dippers

35+ Best Hot Dip Recipes


Hot Cheese Dip Recipes

Chicken Dip Recipes

“Healthier” Party Dip Recipes

More Easy Dip Recipes

With so many hot dip recipes to choose from, you’re sure to find something that’s perfect for your party. Every dip on this list works for game day parties, so start planing those tailgating parties asap. Your guests will be amazed by these delicious party dips, and they will surely be devoured in no time at all. Enjoy!

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