January 20, 2016

Recipe: Cheesy Pizza Dip

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With the beginning of the new year comes my resolution to eat less take out. This means Jason and I are trying out lots of new recipes! Anything simple is our go to (for obvious reasons). We also prefer making a large portion so we have leftovers for lunches. We love pizza. We love cheese. And we love dips.  This recipe I’m sharing with you today is all of those things! It’s pizza. It’s a dip. It’s simple. And it makes a huge portion. One of the best things about this dip is it’s easy to customize. You can add whatever your favorite pizza toppings may be (peppers, black olives, pepperoni, sausage, etc.) and you can use less (or more!) sauce or cheese, if that’s what you prefer. Another one of the best things about this dip? I’m sharing the recipe with you just in time for the Big Game! Whether you’re homegating or heading to a huge Big Game party, this dip is sure to be a favorite!

Cheesy Pizza Dip

An easy to customize cheesy, layered pizza dip.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 10
Author Trista

Ingredients

  • Your favorite pizza ingredients!
  • 1/2 cup Mini Pepperonis
  • 1/2 cup Sliced Black Olives
  • 1/2 cup Mezzetta Deli-Sliced Golden Green Peperoncini
  • 3/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 3/4 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 8 oz container cream cheese with chives and onions
  • 3/4 cup pizza sauce
  • Something to dip! Jason & I love pita chips but Blaire prefers tortilla chips.

Instructions

  1. Preheat over to 350 degrees.
  2. Prepare meat ingredients. Any meat you’re adding in your dip should be pre cooked.
  3. Place ingredients (in the list below) into an ungreased pan. Be sure to drain your ingredients well!
  4. Cream Cheese
  5. Pizza Sauce
  6. Pizza ingredients (peppers, meat, black olives, etc.)
  7. Cheese
  8. Bake for 12-15 mins, or until cheese is nice and melted.
  9. Serve with crackers, pita bread, bagel pieces, or even toast!
  10. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

You can add whatever your favorite pizza toppings may be (peppers, black olives, pepperoni, sausage, etc.) and you can use less (or more!) sauce or cheese, if that’s what you prefer.

Cheesy Pizza Dip Ingredients

Cheesy Pizza Dip

Cheesy Pizza Dip

cheesy pizza dip

It’s even a hit with the kiddos! What do you think? Does it look yummy? Please take a second to visit the Mezzetta Homegating page to enter to win a 55” TV and the Mezzetta Homegating Party Pack. Good luck!! (This giveaway is now closed.) You can learn more about Mezzetta, including fun recipes here. And be sure to let me know what you’re planning to make for the Big Game in the comments below!

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