Warm Spinach Dip
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Warm Spinach Dip

This wonderful dip is made with fresh spinach and flavored with onion, garlic and cheese. Serve in a bread bowl for a fun party appetizer.

15 min
25 min


1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter

1 large (1 cup) onion, chopped

1 small (1/2 cup) red bell pepper, chopped

1 tablespoons finely chopped fresh garlic

2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

1/2 cup chicken broth

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream

1/2 cup feta cheese with garlic and herbs  

1/4 cup plain yogurt

1 (10-ounce) package fresh spinach leaves, stems removed, cut into thin strips

1/8 teaspoon hot pepper sauce

Salt, to taste

Pepper, to taste

Sesame crackers, party rye cocktail bread slices and/or assorted vegetable sticks


 *Substitute 1 cup freshly shredded Parmesan cheese.

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Melt butter in 10-inch skillet until sizzling; add onion, red pepper and garlic. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, 5-6 minutes or until onion is softened. Stir in flour; continue cooking 1 minute. Add broth and whipping cream. Continue cooking, stirring with wire whisk, 2-3 minutes or until mixture is thickened.

  2. STEP 2

    Stir in cheese, yogurt, spinach and hot pepper sauce until spinach wilts and mixture is heated through. Remove from heat. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve warm with crackers, bread slices or assorted vegetable sticks.


1.5Fat (mg)
5Cholesterol (mg)
30Sodium (mg)
<1Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
<1Protein (g)


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  January 30, 2014

Been making this recipe for years. Always a big hit. I put in a little extra hot sauce.

— says Tina
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