Roasted Garlic Dip
This creamy garlic dip is the ultimate party appetizer.
Warning: Only make this dip if you want to be the most popular person at the party.
This roasted garlic dip is absolute heaven. There's something about the combination of zesty roasted garlic, bright lemon, and fresh herbs in a creamy dip recipe that just can't be beat. This recipe is the perfect party food--you and your guests won't want to step away from the snack table!
We served this roasted garlic dip with potato chips, but it is great almost any way you dish it up. Try it with crusty bread, fresh veggies, or pretzel sticks. They are all equally delicious... you might want to start by making a second batch!
Preparation Time30 min
Cooking Time10 min
- 3 heads of garlic, cut in half
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 1/2 cup sour cream
- 1/2 cup Miracle Whip
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 3 tablespoons parsley, finely chopped
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 3 tablespoons lemon juice
- 1/4 cup bacon bits
- lemon zest to garnish
Roasted Garlic Dip Recipe
Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.
Place the garlic heads on 3 pieces of aluminum foil and drizzle each with one tablespoon olive oil.
Wrap the aluminum foils around each garlic head and roast in the oven for one hour until the cloves are soft.
Allow to cool for 20-30 minutes.
Once cool, squeeze and mash the cloves into a large bowl.
Add sour cream, Miracle Whip, thyme, chopped parsley, salt, ground black pepper and lemon juice. Mix well.
Chill in the fridge for at least an hour before serving. When ready to serve, garnish with lemon zest and bacon bits. Serve with chips.
What to Serve with Roasted Garlic Dip
We love this recipe as a roasted garlic chip dip. It's great with regular or kettle cooked potato chips, and the combination of crunchy, salty, creamy, and garlicky textures and flavors is just outstanding.
However, you can serve it with a variety of other snacks! Here are some of our other favorites. Give them a try, and let us know in the comments if you have any ideas that you love.
-- Pretzels or pretzel chips
-- Crusty bread
-- Celery or carrot sticks
-- Bagel chips
-- Pita chips
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