BLT Dip is a quick and easy cold dip recipe flavored with your favorite BLT toppings. It’s the perfect party appetizer for your summer parties. It has layers of bacon, lettuce, cheese, tomatoes and is topped with diced green onions. What will you dip into this delicious BLT Dip?
If you love a traditional BLT Sandwich as much as I do we know you are going to love making it in dip form! Perfect for using up those fresh tomatoes from your garden this summer!
The BEST BLT Dip
Sometimes I get REALLY enthusiastic over things. Like ridiculously so. It’s sort of embarrassing. Maybe more for the hubs and the rest of the family than me, but I go all out if my heart is behind it.
For example this cold BLT Dip. I went all out with this. I’m referring to the eating part of this if you are wondering. I quite possibly could have just taken a spoon and ate it. I’m kind of in love with anything BLT and this dip did not disappoint at all.
I’m a big fan of dips because they are so versatile. You can easily throw them together before a party and it’s so stress-free.
What do I need to make BLT Dip?
The ingredient list for this is pretty straight forward and simple!
- Cream cheese
- Parmesan cheese
- Chopped lettuce
- Bacon strips
- Green onions
- Colby Jack Cheese
How do I make BLT Dip?
Cream Cheese Layer – Mix together the base for this cold dip by combining the cream cheese, mayonnaise and Parmesan in a mixing bowl and mix with a hand mixer.
Layer the Dip – Straight layering the dip in a pie plate with the cream cheese layer first and top with with lettuce, bacon, tomatoes, cheese and onions.
Refrigerate – You’ll want to refrigerate this for at least a hour before serving. Store leftovers in fridge.
BLT Dip FAQs!
This recipe is pretty easy and simple, but we’ve put together a few tips and tricks to make it the BEST BLT dip ever!
If you have additional questions make sure to comment below and we will do our best to answer them!
What does BLT stand for?
Essentially it is stands for Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato. Typically you would make a sandwich with they ingredients in it, but we decided to make a dip version of the favorite sandwich!
What type of lettuce should I use?
We recommend using either romaine or iceberg. The main difference is the nutrient value in these two lettuces. Romaine has more nutrients so we say go with that one!
How long will BLT Dip leftovers keep?
You will need to store any leftovers in the refrigerator. They will only last 3-5 days. The bacon will get a bit soggy towards the end!
What can I dip in my BLT Dip?
We recommend grabbing the following items for easy dippers in your favorite BLT Dip!
If you have a party coming up then this is what you want to bring! I mean it’s got BACON you guys. I need not say more.
If you don’t have a party then either plan one or make it and eat it alone.
Judgement free zone here.
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- 8 oz pkg cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 c. mayonnaise
- 1/4 c. grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 c. chopped lettuce
- 8 bacon strips cooked and crumbled
- 5 plum tomatoes seeded and chopped
- 1/4 c. minced green onions
- 1 1/2 c. shredded Colby Jack Cheese
- In a medium sized bowl, beat together cream cheese, mayonnaise, and Parmesan until blended. Spread in shallow baking dish and pie plate.
- Layer lettuce, bacon, tomatoes, cheese and onions on top of cream cheese mixture.
- Refrigerate until serving.
- Serve with toasted baguette slices, chips etc.