Anyone can pull off spinach and artichoke dip - so brighten it up using collard greens for a Southern twist. Serve this dish with warm garlic Naan or tortilla chips. —Billie Williams-Henderson, Bowie, Maryland
"I lightened up a recipe for traditional crab dip with reduced-fat and fat-free sour cream and cheeses," notes Cammy Brittingham from Cambridge, Maryland. "Feel free to experiment with different cheeses to suit your tastes. This is great for a party because you can make it a day ahead and refrigerate it.
"This tasty appetizer is similar to the version served in restaurants, but it has a fresh homemake flavor that keeps everyone dipping," remarks Cathy Carroll from Grayson, Louisiana. "It's a cheesy scrumptious snack that always results in recipe requests."
Since I'm from Wisconsin, I thought it was only logical to put together a vegetable and a cheese...two of the things this state produces in abundance. I come from a long line of farm families and love cooking a lot!
Longing for that buffalo wing thing without the bones? This do-ahead dip freezes well in individual containers, so pull them out when you need to spread a little cheer. —Brenda Calandrillo, Mahwah, New Jersey
Here's a fantastic way to deliver all that blazing jalapeno popper taste without the work. Whenever I bring it to a party, I'm always get asked for the recipe. Serve with corn chips, tortilla chips or butter crackers.—Jennifer Wilke, Collinsville, Illinois