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Hot Spinach Dip

Hot Spinach Dip is a blend of spinach, cheeses, and seasonings that is baked and served warm. Always a hit for any party!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 23 mins
Total Time 28 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories 292kcal


  • 16 ounces cream cheese room temperature
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 ½ teaspoons red pepper flakes
  • 1 ½ cups shredded mozzarella cheese divided
  • 5 ounces steamed spinach


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Whisk together the cream cheese, sour cream, garlic, chili powder, red pepper flakes, spinach, and half of the mozzarella cheese in a medium bowl.
  • Once the mixture is smooth and homogenous, pour it into a large skillet.
  • Top the dip with the remaining cheese and bake the mixture for 20 minutes.
  • Switch the oven to a high broil and continue baking the dip for 2-3 minutes, or until the top of the dip is golden brown.
  • Serve with veggies, chips, etc. and enjoy!


In my experience, this dip does not freeze well. Cream cheese based recipes can be frozen, but the texture changes significantly when thawed and reheated.
To store leftovers, transfer dip to an airtight container and refrigerate for up to 5 days. Reheat in the microwave for 45-90 seconds, depending on portion size.


Calories: 292kcalCarbohydrates: 4gProtein: 9gFat: 27gSaturated Fat: 15gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 86mgSodium: 350mgPotassium: 229mgFiber: 1gSugar: 3gVitamin A: 2840IUVitamin C: 5mgCalcium: 198mgIron: 1mg
Keyword hot spinach dip, Spinach Dip