Pepperoni Pizza Dip

Cheezy, flavourful and simple, this is the pizza innovation we’ve all been waiting for! Perfect for gatherings or game nights, this is pizza you can literally dip into! This creamy dip is packed with the flavour of a classic pizza with a gooey texture that lends itself perfectly to crunchy crackers, tortillas, thick potato chips or even sliced baguette.

Recipe Details

Prep Time: 10min

Cook Time: 8min

Serves: 6-8

Ingredients:

  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) butter
  • 1 cup (250 mL) diced pepperoni or semi-cured chorizo sausage
  • 1 clove garlic, minced (optional)
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp (2 mL) each dried oregano and basil leaves
  • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) hot pepper flakes
  • Pinch salt
  • 1 1/2 cups (375 mL) milk
  • 1 cup (250 mL) shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) pizza sauce
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) chopped green or black olives (optional)

Preparation Method

In, a saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Add pepperoni and garlic (if using) and cook, stirring for 1 minute. Stir in flour, oregano, basil, hot pepper flakes and salt; cook for 1 minute. Gradually add milk and whisk until smooth and combined. Cook, stirring for about 3 minutes or until thickened. Stir in cheese and pizza sauce until cheese is melted. Pour into serving dish and sprinkle with olives (if using) to serve.


Nutritional Info per serving (1/6th recipe, dip only):,
250 calories, 19 g fat, 10 g saturated fat, 0.4 g trans fat, 55 mg cholesterol, 520 mg sodium, 8 g carbohydrates, 1 g fibre, 4 g sugars, 11 g protein.,

Top 5 Nutrients:
Vitamin B12 28%DV, Niacin 22%DV, Riboflavin 19%DV, Selenium 19%DV, Calcium 16%DV.

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