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The Dip-licious Guide to Next-Level Snacking

Get ready to dip, dunk and devour

We’ve gathered our favorite dip recipes across Lettuce Restaurants to help you up your appetizer game. From zesty salsas to creamy spreads, these party pleasers are full of flavor.

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Let’s dip in!

Salsa, Two Ways

Salsa Verde inspired by Tallboy TacoSalsa Verde at Tallboy Taco

Kick things off with a tangy punch! We love a good salsa verde, and this one is a winner. Roasted tomatillos, cilantro, a touch of jalapeño heat, and a squeeze of lime – it’s fresh, zesty and perfect for scooping.

Get the recipe: Salsa Verde

Salsa Roja inspired by Tallboy TacoSalsa Roja at Tallboy Taco

Turn up the heat with this salsa roja, a fiery blend of roasted tomatoes, smoky chipotles, and spices. Say hello to your new go-to for a smoky, spicy kick that will have you coming back for more.

Get the recipe: Salsa Roja

Avocado Obsessed

Guacamole inspired by El Segundo SolEl Segundo Sol Guacamole presented in a traditional molcajete

Forget everything you thought you knew about guac, this one is legendary for a reason. El Segundo Sol adds a twist: a bit of orange that brightens the whole dip. Trust us, it works!

Get the recipe: Guacamole

Avocado & Sweet Pea Spread inspired by EmaEma Sweet Pea and Avocado Spread

Green is the theme with this Avocado & Sweet Pea Spread. Avocado and sweet peas blend seamlessly with a touch of garlic and lime, resulting in a fresh, light dip that’s perfect for spring and summer gatherings.

Get the recipe: Avocado & Sweet Pea Spread

Ooey Gooey, Cheesy Goodness

Corn Fundido inspired by Tallboy Taco
Bowl of Corn Fundito with tortilla chips and other condiments on the side

A delicious queso dip with a twist: Corn! This appetizer has the perfect amount of spice and creamy corn in every bite. It’s begging to be scooped up by your favorite chips.

Get the recipe: Corn Fundido

Kale & Artichoke Fondue inspired by Wildfirekale and artichoke fondue from Wildfire

Move over spinach artichoke dip! Wildfire’s version takes this cheesy dip to the next level with kale.

Get the recipe: Kale & Artichoke Fondue

Hummus Goes Gourmet

Spicy Hummus inspired by EmaSpicy Hummus

Spice up your hummus! This recipe from Chef CJ Jacobson adds roasted peppers and a kick of chili – it packs way more fun than the traditional stuff.

Get the recipe: Spicy Hummus

Edamame Hummus inspired by Ramen-sanEdamame Hummus

A refreshing twist on the classic hummus, this vibrant green spread is packed with protein-rich edamame, tahini, and a hint of lemon, offering a creamy, earthy flavor that’s both unique and utterly crave-worthy. 

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Get the recipe: Edamame Hummus

Another Mediterranean Moment

Ginger Turmeric Labneh inspired by EmaEma Ginger Tumeric Labneh

Think of this as a fancy, tangy yogurt dip. This labneh (strained Greek yogurt) gets flavored with ginger and turmeric, then topped with a bright salsa verde. Super easy, super satisfying!

Get the recipe: Ginger Turmeric Labneh

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