Dips / Salsas

Bourbon Orange Cranberry Sauce | gimmesomeoven.com

Orange Bourbon Cranberry Sauce

I know that Thanksgiving cranberry time is now past, but bookmark this recipe for Christmas because — if you can’t tell by the title — it will definitely kick your holidays up a notch. The credit for this one goes to my lovely sister, Sarah, who is the cranberry...

Spinach Artichoke Dip {gimmesomeoven.com}

Spinach Artichoke Dip

After food blogging for a little over 3 years now, there are still some longtime favorite recipes of mine that have yet to make it to the blog.  I recently realized that my favorite Spinach Artichoke Dip was one of them!  Craziness!! I can’t even begin to count the...

Lighter French Onion Dip {Gimme Some Oven}

Lighter French Onion Dip

  Greek yogurt, where have you been all my life? Seriously, does anyone else ever wonder what we used to do way back in the day (you know, a few years ago) before the Greek yogurt craze swept this side of the globe? I have memories of cream. Lots...

Creamy Caramel Apple Dippers (Gimme Some Oven)

Creamy Caramel Apple Dippers

‘Tis the season for babies, apparently!  I have so many friends right now who are expecting little ones, and spent the evening last night with a close friend who just delivered two days ago.  So fun! Today I’m excited to also be celebrating one of my blogging friends who...

Guacamole Cups | gimmesomeoven.com

Guacamole Cups

I’m always looking for an excuse to make my favorite homemade guacamole.  And you all know much I love to play with baked wonton cups.  So today it occurred to me — why not combine the two?!? So I did. And I’m glad I did. And I’m pretty sure...

Cocoa Chipotle Salsa {cuisinart 12-cup food processor giveaway}

Cocoa Chipotle Salsa {cuisinart 12-cup food processor giveaway}

Hey hey!  The Tomato Love Recipe Exchange continues this week with all sorts of delicious recipes for tomato salsa and dips.  And Cassie and I are excited to announce that we are also going to be giving away a gorgeous Cuisinart 12-Cup Food Processor to celebrate!  Read below to learn...

espinaca

Espinaca Con Queso (Spinach Cheese Dip)

As much as I a-d-o-r-e going out for Mexican food, my friends would be the first to tell you that 90% of my meal usually ends up being three things: chips, salsa, y queso.  I’m a total lost cause, though, when the queso is “espinaca” — white cheese dip...

Tomatillo Salsa Verde | gimmesomeoven.com

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

I have had the privilege of taking tomatillo salsa-making lessons not once, but twice this summer.  Once was during my fabulous Mexican cooking course at the Culinary Institute of America (read all about my adventures here, here, and here!).  But a few weeks before that, I actually had a...

Colorful Summer Salsa

Colorful Summer Salsa

  Sometimes I make salsa based on a craving for a spicy kick.  Sometimes I just want to go fresh and light.  Sometimes I want sweet and fruity.  Sometimes roasted and caramelized. And sometimes….I just want some fresh color!!!  :) Yes, I admit my method for making this one...

Spinach Artichoke Hummus

Spinach Artichoke Hummus

For the final recipe on Day 7 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, we visit a classic cheesy dip translated into a healthier (and vegan) alternative — spinach and artichoke hummus! I thought it would be a fun experiment, but was surprised by how much I loved this recipe! ...

Roasted Garlic, Rosemary & White Bean Hummus

Roasted Garlic, Rosemary & White Bean Hummus

For Day 6 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, you get to fire up your ovens and roast some garlic!  And not just a few cloves…this recipe calls for an entire head of garlic – YUM! But have no fear.  I promise it won’t overwhelm you.  :)  Rather, its...

Guacamummus or Hummamole (Avocado Hummus)

Guacamummus or Hummamole (Avocado Hummus)

So…what’s a girl to do when gorgeous, big, ripe avocados are on sale during “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”? Make guacamumus!  Or hummamole!  (Or if you really want to be boring – avocado hummus.)  :) Whatever you want to call it, this fantastic marriage of my two favorite dips...