How do we love dip? Let us count the ways. Dip is an all-around snack star for so many reasons. It’s portable, easy to share, can hang out on the buffet table at room temperature (depending on the ingredients), and is a vehicle for lots of healthy additions like beans, peppers, and more.
Easy Dip Combinations
Nothing against guacamole, but there’s more to dip than avocados. Here are some of the flavor combinations you can try to elevate your next dip recipe.
- White beans and fried sage
- Spinach, artichokes, and mozzarella cheese
- Black beans with cumin and lime
- Red peppers with walnuts or almonds
- Mung beans with carrot purée
- Chickpeas with beet purée
- Shredded chicken, bbq sauce, and more
Top Dip Brands
Whether you’re craving spicy salsa or vegan cheese dip, these top dip brands will satisfy your cravings.
Eating a plant-based diet doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to cheese forever. At least, not when you’re noshing on Daiya’s innovative “cheeze” sauces and dressings. Founded in 2008, this vegan brand offers more than 30 plant-based alternatives to dairy.
Chef Rick Bayless made a name for himself by bringing the authentic flavors of Mexico home to the midwest. This brand makes it easy to spice up your own Mexican food, and features salsas, dips, and sauces.
CORE + RIND
This brand doesn’t believe you have to sacrifice taste when creating wholesome snacks. CORE + RIND was founded by two nutrition experts and is anchored by an irresistible line of cashew sauce in a variety of flavors.
It’s never a party without dip—load up on the best picks from Thrive Market!
Daiya Deluxe Cheddar Style Cheese Sauce
If you need a mac and cheese sauce, baked potato topping, or dip, this one fits the bill. It’s a creamy vegan and dairy-free dip made from plant-based ingredients.
Frontera Original Guacamole Mix
When you add tomatillo, green chile, and garlic to rich avocados, it’s the ultimate south-of-the-border snack. Just add the mix to two ripe avocados and mash it up.
CORE + RIND Cashew Cheesy Sauce
Cashews are a secret ingredient in vegan cooking. This dairy-free sauce combines the magic of nuts with healthy fats and rich spices (including turmeric, garlic powder, and liquid smoke) to make it taste like a zesty queso.
Dip Recipes From Thrive Market
Need a dip for your next hangout? Here are our best recipes that you can serve to friends or enjoy solo.
Paleo Almond Hummus
This paleo-friendly dip has a base of almonds, tahini, and garlic, and can be made in 10 minutes flat.
How to Make Keto-Friendly Artichoke Dip
Artichoke dip is a quintessential snack food, but it’s not exactly known for being diet friendly. This keto version kicks things up a notch and combines canned artichokes with frozen spinach and spices.
Try This Spicy Low-Carb Buffalo Dip
You can easily make this baked chicken dip into a meal—just add a side salad and you’re good to go. It features pantry staples like coconut milk, garlic powder, and a fiery buffalo sauce.