Hot Artichoke Dip Recipe

Hot Artichoke Dip Recipe
If you are looking for easy party appetizers, you will agree that this simple five ingredient appetizer fits that description. Artichoke, cheese, and garlic are combined with mayonnaise and you can dip bread, toast, garlic bread, crudités, or cheese into this tasty, bubbling hot artichoke dip. Since you just need to combine the ingredients then bake this artichoke dip, it is very simple to make and you can make it in advance then bake it when all your guests have arrived.

The Best Artichoke Dip Recipe

When serving homemade dips, such as this hot artichoke dip recipe, you might like to just serve one dip or to combine several warm dips or even make some warm dips and some chilled ones for contrast. Garlic bread and tortilla chips are especially good with this artichoke dip recipe but you can dip whatever you want into it.
When you are serving a hot artichoke dip or another of our hot dip recipes, it is a good idea to tell people the dip is hot, firstly so they don't burn their mouth and secondly so they can enjoy the dip while it's hot. Hot dips are supposed to be served hot and if people do not know a dip is warm, they might not get around to tasting it until it is lukewarm, when it will not be quite so good.

Hot Artichoke Dip Ingredients 

  1. 1 cup mayonnaise
  2. 1 can artichoke hearts
  3. 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  4. ½ cup parmesan cheese, grated
  5. ½ cup cheddar cheese, grated
  6. 1 baguette, sliced and toasted

Warm Artichoke Dip Preparation

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Chop the artichoke hearts then stir in the mayonnaise, garlic, and cheese.
  3. Transfer the mixture to a 9 inch pie plate and bake until golden brown on top and bubbling.
  4. Serve with toasted baguette slices.
  5. You can run a garlic clove over the baguette slices before toasting them if you want.
(Serves 10)

Classic Hot Artichoke Dip 

Classic Hot Artichoke Dip
Sometimes the most easy party appetizers are the ones, which people go for. If you have a variety of appetizers, this one is always one of the ones that disappears first because it tastes so good. Hot dip recipes are always popular and this one is very good served with garlic-rubbed toasted baguette slices. Remember to have a stash of napkins nearby too, in case of drips! You can garnish this tasty artichoke dip recipe with a few sprigs of fresh basil or cilantro or simply serve it as it is. Make sure you tell people the serving dish is hot too, since it will not have been out of the oven for long when you serve it. If you have a lot of guests, it might be a good idea to transfer the artichoke dip to another serving dish, else someone might burn their fingers!