Category: Dips, Fondue, Pate

Asparagus Dip

Asparagus Dip 1 small can asparagus cuts (drained) 1 pkt cream of chicken soup 1 large can Nestles reduced cream 2 Tablespoons lemon juice Place asparagus, reduced cream and soup into a bowl. Mix thoroughly. Add the lemon juice. Place in fridge until ready to serve. Serve with crackers....

Avocado and Cheese Dip

Avocado and Cheese Dip 2 Ripe avocado pears 2 Tbsp Lemon juice 1 Clove garlic; crushed 1/2 small Onion; grated 3 1/2 oz Packet full-fat soft cream cheese Salt and freshly ground black pepper Paprika to garnish * Peel the avocados, then halve and remove the stones. Mash with...

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip 2 ripe avocados 1 large tub light sour cream 6 spring onions-finely chopped 1 packet taco seasoning mix 1 big firm tomato-seeds removed grated tasty cheese Mash avocado with fork and spread on a dinner plate size serving dish. Mix sour cream, spring onion and taco seasoning...

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip Mix together 1 mashed avocado, a little lemon juice, 2-3 tablespoons of cottage or ricotta cheese, 1 peeled and chopped tomato....

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip 2 Avocadoes 150 grams silken tofu half cup light sour cream 1 lemon, juice only 1 tsp sweet chilli sauce 2 tomatoes, diced 1 red onion, diced 1 clove garlic, crushed. 1. Place avocado tofu sour cream lemon juice and chilli sauce in a blender. Blend til...

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip Utensils: knife chopping board spoon fork bowl Ingredients: 2 ripe avocados 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 4 teaspoons taco sauce Method: 1. Cut the avocados in half. Throw away the seeds. 2. Use the spoon to scoop the avocados’ flesh into the bowl. Mash with a fork until smooth....

Baba Ghanoush

Baba Ghanoush 1 medium eggplant 3 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp tahini 1 clove garlic sea salt freshly chopped parsley to garnish Prick the eggplant all over with a fork then place under a moderate grill, turning frequently until the skin is slightly charred. Allow to cool. Cut in...

Bacon and Corn Cob

Bacon and Corn Cob 2-3 bacon rashers 1 onions peeled and sliced few shallots chopped 440g creamed corn 310g can corn kernels 250g sour cream 1 round cob loaf 1 cup grated tasty cheese small bunch of chives cracked black pepper cayenne pepper Chop bacon and fry in greased...

Bacon and Onion Dip

Bacon and Onion Dip 1 tablespoon olive oil 6 rindless rashers bacon, chopped finely 1 large onion, chopped finely 1/2 cup sour cream 1 cup cream cheese, softened 2 tablespoons fresh chives, finely chopped Salt and pepper to taste Heat olive oil in a saucepan, fry bacon and onion...

Basil and Macadamia Pesto

Basil and Macadamia Pesto 3/4 cup macadamia nuts 100g torn basil leaves handful chopped parsley 2 cloves garlic 1/3 cup parmesan cheese 1/3 cup macadamia oil pinch salt to season Place nuts, basil, parsley, garlic and cheese in food processor and process until finely chopped. With the motor running,...

Blueberry Macaroon Dip

Blueberry Macaroon Dip 90 g macaroon biscuits, crushed 500 g low-fat fresh ricotta 1 Tbsp honey 1 Tbsp soy milk or dairy milk 150 g blueberries Place macaroon biscuits in food processor and process until fine. Remove and place in a bowl. Place ricotta, soy milk and honey in...

Brandy Butter Chicken Pate

Brandy Butter Chicken Pate 1 teaspoon oil 1 small onion 2 gloves garlic 500gm Chicken Livers 10mls Brandy tbsp butter (melted) 100mls sour cream chicken stock cube pepper, parsley In frypan (non stick pan if possible) heat oil, fry chopped onion, garlic, add livers fry over medium heat till...

Cheese Dip with Fresh Fruits

Cheese Dip with Fresh Fruits 4 ounces cream cheese 2 tablespoons cream, or milk 3 teaspoons honey 3/4 teaspoon vanilla 1/16 teaspoon nutmeg, or mace 1/16 teaspoon cinnamon 3 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoons diced toasted almonds Blend together all ingredients except almonds. Chill. When ready to serve...

Cheesy Bread Dip

Cheesy Bread Dip 1 Cobb loaf bread 6-8 rashes bacon – cooked and diced 500 g sour light cream Chopped chives Pepper and salt 8 spring onions – chopped 1 onion – finely chopped 250 g grated Coon cheese (any tasty cheese will suffice) 250 g grated Mozzarella cheese...

Cheesy Cob Dip

Cheesy Cob Dip 1 cob Loaf 250g Cream Cheese 1 cup grated Cheese 1 cup mozzarella Cheese 1 cup cream 1 onion chopped finely 100g chopped bacon * Cut top off loaf making a lid, then cut a hole in loaf. Remove bread in chunks, keep lid and bread...

Chilli Con Queso

Chilli Con Queso 3 spring onions – chopped 2 tsp crushed garlic chilli to taste (2 – 6 tsp crushed chilli) 1 large tub sour cream 1 packet grated cheese In a pot fry the spring onions in butter, add sour cream and grated cheese, keep the heat low...

Chocolate Fondue

Chocolate Fondue Serves 4 120g dark chocolate, finely chopped 2 Tbsp honey 1/4 cup cream 1/4 cup milk 1 Tbsp rum Selection of fruits, peeled, cut into bite-size pieces Selection of small biscuits 1. Put the chocolate in a bowl. Boil the honey, cream and milk and whisk into...

Cob Loaf Bread Dip

Cob Loaf Bread Dip 500g creamed or cottage cheese 500ml cream 1 pkt French onion soup mix cooked diced onion and bacon about a cup of grated tasty cheese parsley Melt cream cheese and everything else whack it in the loaf, with it’s ‘hat’ on, cover with foil and...

Con Queso Dip

Con Queso Dip 6 green chillies 1 onion, chopped 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 clove garlic, minced 1 can crushed tomatoes 2.5 cups shredded cheddar cheese Pinch salt Sauté chilli and onion in the olive oil in a medium saucepan. Add garlic and cook till soft. Add tomatoes and...

Corn Dip

Corn Dip 2 cups canned corn kernels 2-3 cups yogurt 1/4 cup water pinch salt 1 teaspoon crushed garlic (optional) chopped parsley or mint leaves to garnish Just throw all of the ingredients into a bowl. Mix, mix, mix, and enjoy! On very hot days refrigerate for about half...

Crab Damper Dip

Crab Damper Dip 1 large damper 2 tins crab meat 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 small onion, chopped 1-2 tsp curry powder 250 g cream cheese 2 cups grated cheese 300ml sour cream * Heat oven to 180C. Cut a 2 cm slice off the top of the damper. *...

Crab Dip

Crab Dip 1 can or container of Fresh Crab Meat 250g Cream Cheese 2 Tbsp Lemon juice 4 Cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp Bay Leaves 3 stalks of Spring Onion, chopped Put all ingredients into a microwave safe bowl or crock pot. Heat. Mix. Serve. Best when kept warm...

Cranberry Pate Loaf

Cranberry Pate Loaf 250g butter 750g chicken livers, trimmed 1/3 cup brandy 2 tsp gelatine 2 tbsp water 1 jar cranberry sauce 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 onion, chopped 1/4 cup cream 1 tbsp chopped fresh sage Line a 11cm x 21cm loaf dish with plastic wrap. Combine livers...

Damper Dip

Damper Dip 1 round damper cream cheese tasty cheese bacon bits shallots sour cream French Stick * Pre-heat oven to 180C. Cut top off damper to make the lid. Hollow out the pieces and then place it in the oven until crisp (around 10 -15 mins). * Brown shallots,...

Dog Food Dip

Dog Food Dip 910 g lean ground beef 1 onion, chopped 1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed cream of mushroom soup 455 g processed cheese food, cubed 28 g sliced jalapeno peppers, drained 1. Place lean ground beef and onion in a large, deep skillet over medium high heat. Cook...

Eggplant dip

Eggplant dip 1 large eggplant, peeled and chopped 2 tbsp olive oil 1 clove garlic 1/4 cup tahini 2 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 tsp paprika Heat oil in a medium pan and cook eggplant and garlic for about 10 mins or until eggplant is tender. Blend eggplant with tahini...

Feta, Chive and Spinach Dip

Feta, Chive and Spinach Dip 2 cup plain yogurt. 1/2 cucumber. 1 cup crumbled feta cheese. 1/4 cup fresh chopped chives. 1/4 cup chopped fresh spinach leaves. 2 cloves garlic, minced. Drain yogurt in a sieve lined with cheese cloth for 3 hours or until yogurt is reduced to...

Fruity Fondue (Age: 12 months +)

Fruity Fondue Age: 12 months + Serves: 3 serves 1/2 cup fruit yoghurt 2 teaspoons orange juice Raw or canned fruit for dipping Put yoghurt is a bowl and add a little grated orange rind if you like a jaffa flavour. Heat slowly. Thin with two teaspoons of orange...

Garlic Fetta Cheese Pate

Garlic Fetta Cheese Pate 1 large clove garlic 1/4 tsp salt 250g goat’s fetta crumbled 125ml (1/2 cup) mayonnaise 2 tbsp chopped chives 375g cream cheese, softened to room temperature fresh baguette to serve Mash the garlic and salt to a paste in a mortar or small bowl. Combine...

Guacamole

Guacamole 1 large avocado 1 small tomato, diced 1 small Spanish onion, finely diced 2 Tbsp lemon juice 1 Tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup coriander leaves, chopped Mash avocado, and combine with all other ingredients....

Guacamole

Guacamole 1 avocado juice of 1/2 a lime 1/2 garlic clove, finely chopped 1 tablespoon finely chopped onion 1 small tomato 1 tablespoon chopped coriander leaves 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped red chilli pepper generous pinch of cumin powder pinch of mild chilli powder salt Cut the avocado in half...

Guacamole

Guacamole 2 ripe avocadoes 1/2 cup low fat sour cream 3 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tbsp lime juice 2 chopped chillies (red or green) Peel the avocadoes and place the flesh into a mixing bowl. Mash well with a fork. Mix in the chilli, garlic, lime juice and sour...

Guacamole Dip

Guacamole Dip 1 avocado, diced 1 lime, juiced 2 tomatoes, seeded and diced About 3 tablespoons of green onion, minced or regular white onion 3 cup green pepper, minced 1/2 cup fresh cilantro Just mix all the ingredients together or you can actually smash the ingredients and have it...

Herbed Cream Cheese Pate

Herbed Cream Cheese Pate 100g soft butter 2 cloves garlic 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 tsp Splenda fresh black pepper 1/4 cup chopped fresh chives 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley 2tsp fresh thyme leaves 250g cream cheese, softened 2tabs lemon juice 2 tabs cream Cream butter. Add ingredients one at...

Hot Pizza Dip

Hot Pizza Dip All your favourite pizza ingredients in a hot dip made in the microwave. Serve with sliced French baguette bread. Servings: 16 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley 1/4 teaspoon dried basil 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1...

Hummus

Hummus 1 cup canned chickpeas 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 clove garlic, crushed 50ml oil 2 tbsp water 1. Drain and wash chickpeas 2. Blend chickpeas in food processor, add remaining ingredients and blend until smooth....

Lemon Cheese Dip

Lemon Cheese Dip 250g Cream Cheese, Room temp 2 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 little onion, chopped Seafood sauce Crab meat and chopped parsley Mix cheese, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce and onion together. Press on to a plate. Spread with seafood sauce and then crab meat....

Mango Chilli Dip

Mango Chilli Dip 1 large mango, peeled and sliced 2 limes, juiced 3 tsp sweet chilli sauce 1 small Spanish onion, chopped 300 g reduced-fat cream cheese 3 round Lebanese bread, cut into triangles 1 tsp olive oil Place mango, lime juice, chilli sauce, onion and cream cheese in...

Mem’s Tuna Dip

Mem’s Tuna Dip 100g can of Tuna (drain oil or water if any) 1 tub of Cream cheese 1/4 – 1/2 small onion, diced Salt and Pepper if required Mix all ingredients with a fork and serve....

Mexican Bean Dip

Mexican Bean Dip 1 can of red kidney beans drained and washed 1 small tub of sour light cream 1 small onion chopped 1 tomato Half a small red capsicum Squeeze of chilli sauce Chop onion and red capsicum and fry in a saucepan then add diced tomato. Add...

Mexican Bean Layer Dip

Mexican Bean Layer Dip 450g canned refried beans 1/2 cup mild salsa 1 cup coarsely grated cheddar cheese 2 medium avocados 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 small tomato, diced 1/2 small red onion, diced 2 tbsp chopped coriander 1/2 cup sour cream pinch cayenne pepper Combine beans and salsa...

Mexican Dip

Mexican Dip 2 cans of refried beans 1 packet of taco seasoning 1 cup of tasty cheese 250g of sour cream 1 bunch of coriander 2 roma tomatoes 1 avocado Scoop out refried beans into a serving dish, making sure to smooth it out so it is layered out...

Moroccan Hommus Dip

Moroccan Hommus Dip 400g can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1 lemon, juiced 1-1.5 tablespoons olive oil 1 garlic clove, crushed 3/4 teaspoon Moroccan seasoning 1/2 teaspoon cracked pepper Italian parsley, chopped # Place chickpeas, 1/4 cup lemon juice, 1 Tbsp olive oil, garlic and seasonings in food processor. Process...

Peanut-Tahini Dip

Peanut-Tahini Dip 4 or 5 green onions jar of tahini 1/2 cup fresh peanut butter 1/4 cup soy sauce soy milk Chop the green onions into small sections. Put the jar of tahini into a non-stick pot. Add the 1/2 cup fresh peanut butter, then 1/4 cup soy sauce,...

Quick Tuna Pate

Quick Tuna Pate 1 x 185 can of tuna 90grams soften butter 1 clove garlic 2 teaspoons lemon juice dash cayenne pepper salt to taste chopped spring onions to garnish Drain tuna then mash. Beat in soften butter, garlic and lemon juice. Chill 2-3 hours....

Roasted Garlic Dip

Roasted Garlic Dip This is a nice tasty dip for celery or broccoli, or it is great spread on steak or chops. 1 large head of garlic 1 cup of ricotta cheese 1/4 tsp pepper salt to taste Heat oven to 190C. Wrap garlic in foil an place in...

Roasted Onion and Garlic Dip

Roasted Onion Garlic Dip Makes approx 3 cups 1 whole head garlic 4 brown onions, diced 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 cup sour cream 250g cream cheese 1 Tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon finely ground white pepper 1. Preheat oven to 120C (100 fan forced). 2....

Robyn’s Chicken Pate

Robyn’s Chicken Pate 175g (or 6oz) of butter 2 onions, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, crushed 1/2 kg Chicken Livers, chopped 1 tbsp parsley, finely chopped 1 Bay leaf Pinch of Thyme Salt and Pepper, amount to your taste 50 – 75mls Brandy * see note 1. Melt...

Robyn’s Trout Pate

Robyn’s Trout Pate 2 large smoked trout – try to buy it already skinned and boned if you can 225g (or 8oz) of butter, softened 50ml of double cream 30ml lemon juice Salt and Pepper to taste Parsley Springs for garnish Mash the trout and butter together with a...

Salsa Cheese Boule Dip

Salsa Cheese Boule Dip 1 (1 pound) loaf round, crusty Italian bread 1 cup salsa 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 cup sour cream 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). 2. Cut a circle out of the...

Spinach Dip

Spinach Dip pkt frozen spinach 1 cup mayonnaise 1 cup sour cream 1 pkt spring vegetable soup dash lemon juice Damper or Cob Loaf Mix all ingredients together and let stand a few hours. Cut top off damper and pull the inside bread out to leave the crust area...

Spinach, Cheese and Onion Dip

Spinach, Cheese and Onion Dip 70g baby spinach leaves 2 tsp olive oil 6 spring onions, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 250g ricotta cheese 250g fetta cheese 2 tbsp lemon juice Steam spinach leaves, drain and cool. Chop finely. Blend or process spinach with remaining ingredients until smooth....

Sun-Dried Tomato Dip

Sun-Dried Tomato Dip 1 (7 ounce) jar sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil, drained 3 teaspoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon dried basil (or rosemary) 1 1/2 cups sour cream 1. Put first four ingredients in a food processor or blender. 2. Process on high for 2-3 minutes....

Tangy Chutney Dip

Tangy Chutney Dip 1/4 cup mango chutney 250 grams cream cheese 1 teaspoon curry powder Pinch of paprika Pinch of dry mustard Blend all ingredients together, chill in refrigerator. Serve with potato chips, carrot, celery sticks, cauliflower pieces, crackers etc. Nice if made with fruit chutney also....

Thai Spinach Dip

Thai Spinach Dip 1 cup chopped fresh spinach 1 8-ounce carton dairy sour cream 1 8-ounce carton plain fat-free yogurt 1/4 cup snipped fresh mint 1/4 cup finely chopped peanuts 1/4 cup peanut butter 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 to 2 teaspoons crushed red pepper Vegetable...

Toblerone Dip

Toblerone Dip 100g Toblerone 1/2 Cup Cream 1 Tbsp Honey Melt the Toblerone in the microwave, watch it because the nougat can burn. Once melted and runny, add the cream and honey. Keep stirring till all combined and nice chocolate colour. Serve!...

Tuna Cob Loaf Dip

Tuna Cob Loaf Dip 1 Cob loaf 1 Large Tin of tuna 1 Small carton Sour Cream 1 tub Cream Cheese 1/2 packet French onion soup mix * Mix all ingredients together putting tuna and French onion in last. * Place loaf and bread chunks in oven to crisp...

Tuna Dip

Tuna Dip 250g cream cheese 1 cup of sour cream 1/4 cup Mayonnaise 1 can of Tuna 1/2 tsp of grated lemon rind 2 teaspoons of lemon juice 1 tsp mustard 2 teaspoons chives 2 tablespoons parsley Salt and pepper * Beat the cream cheese until smooth. * Add...

Tuna Dip with Philadelphia

Tuna Dip with Philadelphia 1 can of tuna in oil (not chunks) 1 Philadelphia spread 1. Drain most of the oil from the tuna. 2. Place the tuna into a bowl. 3. Add the Philadelphia spread and mix together until all is combined....

Turkish Spinach Dip

Turkish Spinach Dip 1 tbsp olive oil 1 small brown onion, chopped finely 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tsp ground cumin 1/2 tsp curry powder 100g trimmed spinach leaves, shredded finely 500g thick yoghurt 1. Heat oli in pan and cook onion and garlic. Add spices; cook stirring, until...

Vegie Bits and Dip

Vegie Bits and Dip Age: 10 months + Pieces of vegetable such as florets of broccoli, cauliflower, strips of carrot, pumpkin, potato and zucchini. Dip: 125g cream cheese or ricotta 1/2 avocado Lightly steam vegetables until soft, so there is less danger of choking. Set aside to cool. Beat...

Warm Artichoke and Parmesan Dip

Warm Artichoke and Parmesan Dip 1 x 400g tin artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 1 cup whole egg mayonnaise 1 cup freshly grated parmesan cheese 1/2 Tbsp tabasco sauce 1 garlic clove, crushed black pepper 2 Tbsp spring onions, chopped # Combine all ingredients and leave in the fridge...

Warm Green Onion Dip

Warm Green Onion Dip This is for one large round loaf but there is no reason it could not be made for several small bread rolls. Pre Heat oven to 180C. 3 Rashers rindless bacon diced finely 4 Green spring onions sliced finely 300g carton sour cream 200g tub...

White Chocolate and Marscapone Dip

White Chocolate and Marscapone Dip 200g white chocolate 150ml cream 2 tablespoons liqueur of choice 250g mascarpone fruit for dipping, chopped coarsely: honey dew watermelon rockmelon strawberries banana Combine chocolate and cream together in small saucepan over medium heat, stirring occasionally until smooth. Stir in liqueur. Cool to room...

Yucky Dip

Yucky Dip 3-4 spring onions 4 rashers bacon 250g cream cheese 250g sour cream 250g grated cheese parsley salt and pepper to taste Italian seasoning to taste round loaf to serve in Finely chop onions, and bacon and microwave for about 3 mins. Add rest of ingredients, mix well...

Yucky Dip

Yucky Dip 1 carton light cream cheese 1 tub sour light cream Some grated cheese chopped onion chopped ham or fried bacon Mix all this in a microwavable bowl and heat through till grated cheese has melted. Scoop out the center of a cob bread bun, and pour the...