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Baked Pizza Dip

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“Found in an early 90's Food&Wine cookbook; I think my husband will love this one:)”
3 cups

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 226.79 g package cream cheese, softened
  • 4.92 ml italian seasoning
  • 226.79 g packageshredded mozzarella cheese, divided
  • 118.29 ml pizza sauce
  • 78.78 ml finely chopped pepperoni or 78.78 ml bell peppers or 78.78 ml olive (for "pizza with the works" dip) (optional)
  • parmesan cheese, for topping (optional)
  • soft breadsticks or wedges of prebaked pizza dough or pita bread, triangles or cracker, for dipping


  1. Preheat oven to 350*F.
  2. Beat the cream cheese and Italian seasoning until well blended; spread onto the bottom of a 9" pie plate.
  3. Top with 1 cup of the cheese and the pizza sauce; sprinkle with the remaining cheese and desired toppings and Parmesan cheese (if using).
  4. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until the mixture is thoroughly heated and the cheese is melted.
  5. Serve hot.

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