Baked Goat Cheese Dip

Creamy, cheesy and loaded with satisfying flavor, this crowd-pleasing dip is ready in under a half an hour. For a slightly milder flavor, try substituting Parmesan for asiago.

Serves: 6Prep: 10 minutesCook: 15 minutesTotal: 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 8 ounces goat cheese, softened
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 1⁄2 teaspoons minced, fresh thyme leaves
  • 1 1⁄2 teaspoons minced, fresh rosemary
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1⁄2 cup shredded Parmesan or asiago cheese, divided
  • Crudités, crackers or bread

Directions

  • In medium bowl, add cream cheese and use a wooden spoon or rubber spatula to beat until smooth. Beat in goat cheese until combined. Add garlic, thyme, rosemary, salt, red pepper flakes and ¼ cup cheese.
  • Scrape into 1-quart baking dish. Top with remaining ¼ cup cheese. (If desired, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for up to 2 days.)
  • To serve, preheat oven to 400°F. Bake until browned and bubbling, about 15 minutes. Serve hot, with crudités, crackers or bread. Refrigerate any leftovers.