20 Healthy Dip Recipes for Summer Celebrations
July 4th is just around the corner, pool parties are popping up every other weekend and summer barbecues are in full swing! With all of these fun festivities comes lots of snacking and chip dipping- it’s no secret that swimming makes you crave all the food! For those of you who are health conscious and would rather be snacking on something a little on the lighter side, I’m sharing 20 Healthy Dip Recipes for Summer Celebrations. Not celebrating? That’s okay, these are all really easy and make great snacks for your typical day, too.
The first 5 are my favorites from this ol’ blog and the others are from some of my fellow healthy bloggers around the interwebs. No one’s left out- gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan and paleo recipes are all included. Enjoy!
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Chipotle’s Famous Guacamole– It’s not a party without a delicious guacamole dip and this one is to die for!
Best Damn Salsa– A flavorful, addicting salsa recipe is one that every good cook should have in their back pocket and this one takes the top spot!
Trader Joe’s Copycat Cilantro Jalapeno Hummus– I have a lot of tasty hummus recipes on the blog and I think this might just be my very favorite!
Trader Joe’s Copycat Reduced Guilt Spinach & Kale Greek Yogurt Dip is a major crowd-pleaser and a must make, as far as I’m concerned.
Creamy Avocado Ranch Dip combines two of my all-time favorites, ranch and avocado. Use my homemade ranch seasoning to whip up this flavorful dip.
Now, let’s take a look at some delicious-looking options from some of my favorite blogger friends. For more of my appetizer and snack recipes, visit my full appetizer/snack recipe index. I can do snacks, guys!
Cowboy Caviar from Cookie and Kate– Love that she added avocado and Italian dressing! I have my own version of Cowboy Caviar too- be careful, it’s addicting.
Vegan Kale & Artichoke Dip from Love and Lemons– A cross between a dip and spread, this stuff looks delish!
Healthy Black Bean Dip from Yummy Healthy Easy– I love that this dip has added protein from the black beans, to keep you satisfied through all of that partying!
21 Day Fix Approved Ranch Dip from The Foodie and The Fix– At this time I’m eating dairy-free, but you better believe I’ll be giving this a try very soon!
Grilled Corn and Pineapple Salsa from Cookie Monster Cooking– That combination… yum!
Mediterranean Feta Dip from Cooking on the Front Burners– I’m such a sucker for Mediterranean flavors!
Cashew-less Vegan Queso Dip from Minimalist Baker– Totally intrigued!
Skinny Hot Cheesy Caprese Dip from The Housewife in Training Files– Figure-friendly with the use of cauliflower- brilliant!
Greek Yogurt Dip with Kale and Parmesan from Food Faith Fitness– Another genius dip using cauliflower to keep things lightened up.
Three Layer Mediterranean Hummus Dip from Making Thyme for Health– An easy recipe that dresses up already-made hummus.
Super Simple White Bean Dip from Back to Her Roots– Now, this is my kind of dip!
Best Ever Southwestern Black Bean Dip from Iowa Girl Eats– Almost too pretty to eat… almost!
Roasted Red Pepper Parmesan Dip from Well Plated– Roasted red peppers are my jam!
Tzatziki from Gimme Some Oven– Simple, fresh and light- looks wonderful!
French Onion Dip with Caramelized Onions & Greek Yogurt from The Kitchn– Caramelized onions are so yum- I’ve got to give this dip a try asap!
Do you have a favorite dip recipe? Feel free to share in the comments, below!
Yummmmm! I totally forgot about French onion dip. That was an old fav for years. 🙂
Oh, I know! That was one my mom always used to make!