Get ready for some delicious dunking! We've put together 21 of the best pretzel dip recipes so you can entertain with flavor and style. Perfect for game day, parties, or cold, rainy days around the house, there is a dip on this list to make everyone happy.
You'll need some good-quality pretzels to dip in these amazing pretzel dips! These pretzel bites are a great recipe by Two Peas in Their Pod. Sally's Baking Addiction has a wonderful soft pretzel recipe, that I highly recommend if you're wanting to make some pretzels from scratch.
We've got every kind of pretzel dip on this list for you! From beer cheese dips to cream cheese dips, mustard dips, chocolate, and even healthy dips. Enjoy!
Beer Cheese Dip for Pretzels
Soft Pretzels with Beer Cheese Dip
Are you looking to make some SOFT, warm pretzels? Then you need a good cheesy dip for dunking those heavenly treats.
Callan at The Cozy Plum shares her twisted soft pretzel recipe along with an amazing beer cheese dip, so you can easily make this duo at home.
Hot Bacon Beer Cheese Dip
Want some bacon with your pretzels? Kristin from Yellow Bliss Road has you covered.
If you're a fan of pub grub, then this hot bacon, beer cheese pretzel dip is for you. Bacon, cheeses, beer, and spices are combined and cooked in the oven in a cast iron skillet until golden and bubbly. Pretzel dipping perfection.
German Beer Cheese Dip
You can't have a good pretzel party without a good German beer cheese dip!
There is a reason this might be one of the most popular dishes at the original Oktoberfest in Munich. But you can find this savory cheese spread not only during Oktoberfest but also in pretty much any Bavarian beer garden.
Anja at Our Gabled Home shows you all the tricks for making this authentic celebratory dip at home.
Spicy Beer Cheese Dip
If you're looking to add some heat to your pretzel dip, then Mike at Chili Pepper Madness will show you how it's done.
He combines cheeses, beer, spices, and hot sauce to give this beer cheese dip an extra kick. It's an easy recipe to make, and no cooking is required!
Crockpot Beer Cheese Dip
Pat and Dahn over at Savor the Best show you how making a hot, cheesy pretzel dip can be hands-off. They combine cheese, beer, and spices in a crockpot and let it be.
They also have some creative variations of the recipe, so you can make your pretzel dip just how you like it.
Cheese Pretzel Dips
Smoked Gouda Bacon Cheddar Cheese Dip for Pretzels
Smoked gouda bacon cheddar cheese dip pairs beautifully with pretzels. So if you’re looking for an amazing pretzel cheese sauce recipe, look no further. This cheese dipping sauce tastes much fresher and better than any store-bought dip for pretzels. Recipe by XOXO Bella.
Monterey Jack Queso
This authentic restaurant-style Monterey Jack Queso is the ultimate party dip. to serve with preetzels! It’s made with milky Monterey Jack cheese, flavorful green chiles, and the perfect amount of spice. The final result is unbelievably smooth, creamy, and decadent.
All you need is 8 simple ingredients, 20 minutes, and a big appetite! Recipe by Balance With Jess
Instant Pot Cheesy Crab Dip
This hot crab dip is a combination of crab, cheese, mayonnaise, lemon, and spices, all done in the Instant Pot in less than 10 minutes!
This super easy make-ahead creamy, and delicious appetizer is a crowd-pleaser to serve alongside some soft or hard pretzels. Recipe and image by Savory Sweet Spoon.
Cream Cheese Pretzel Dips
Smoked Gouda Dip
Smoked gouda dip is thick and creamy, with a delicious, smoky flavor and a salty crunch from crisp bacon. Whether you serve it with pretzels, potato chips, fresh veggies, or slices of crusty sourdough bread, this cheesy pretzel dip will surely be the party appetizer that disappears fast!
Recipe and image by Pat and Dahn at Savor the Best.
Creamy Mushroom Dip
This Creamy Mushroom Dip combines two kinds of mushrooms and a blend of Italian grated cheeses to create a warm appetizer your guests will love to dip some pretzels in! Recipe and image by Sherri Hall at Watch Lean Eat.
Warm Reuben Dip
You have to try this warm Reuben dip! Made with corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, mayonnaise, and Thousand Island dressing, which are all flavorful and popular in Reuben sandwiches.
When combined and baked until bubbly and golden, these ingredients create a creamy, savory dip that is perfect for dipping pretzels, crackers, bread, or vegetables. Recipe and image by Kim Schob.
Pimento Cheese Dip
This quick and easy Homemade Pimento Cheese, or “Southern pâté,” is a creamy and delicious cheese dip made with a flavorful combination of cream cheese, mayonnaise, pimentos, and shredded cheddar cheese.
It is a must-have appetizer or snack for game days and holidays and is wonderful with pretzels, crackers, or spread-over sandwiches. Recipe and image by Jessica at The Forked Spoon.
Dill Pickle Dip
This creamy dill pickle dip is loaded with chopped pickles, herbs, and spices, all blended and served with a variety of pretzels and other dippers. A fun and unique appetizer that’s perfect for anyone who loves pickles!
Are you a pickle fan? If so, you’ll adore this creamy 5-minute pickle dip to dunk your pretzels in! Recipe and image by Sara at Dinner at the Zoo.
Easy Smoked Trout Dip with Lemon and Dill
This smoked trout dip is an incredibly flavorful and versatile appetizer that will leave your taste buds begging for more. Combining the delicate flavor of smoked trout with a creamy and tangy base and amazing flavors from the fresh herbs, this dip is a true delight.
Give this smoked trout dip a try with soft or hard pretzels! Recipe and image by Annie at Peak to Plate.
Mustard Dips for Pretzels
Mustard Pretzel Dip
This classic mustard pretzel dip sauce has just 4 ingredients and is a salty sweet addition to your homemade soft pretzels. Beware, it is addicting! Recipe by Justine at The Typical Mom.
Honey Roasted BBQ Sauce
This honey mustard BBQ sauce is so creamy, smoky, tangy, and slightly sweet! It’s the perfect sauce to serve with pretzels, french fries, chicken strips, or even on a burger! It’s a delicious copycat version of Chick-fil-A’s honey-roasted BBQ sauce. Recipe and Image by The Food Banjo.
Sweet and Spicy Honey Mustard Pretzel Dip
Honey Mustard Pretzel Dip recipe made with hot-sweet mustard, honey, habanero peppers and maple beer. Perfect for game day!
Dressings That Make Great Dips
Sweet Dips for Pretzels
Chocolate Dip for Pretzels
Perfect for a cozy date night or a fun way to entertain friends, this simple chocolate fondue is a crowd-pleasing dessert with countless dipping options!
Candy Bar Fondue
No! You don’t need a fondue pot; if you have any size of slow cooker, you can make fondue! This fondue turns out silky smooth; you won’t be able to stop eating it with your pretzels! Perfect for using up leftover candy bars, I’m sure you can add a few extra ones you have on hand, such as Snickers, Hershey’s, or Mars Bars. Photo and recipe by Sarah at the Magical Slow Cooker.
Healthy Pretzel Dip Recipes
Peanut Butter Dip
Peanut butter and pretzels are a classic combination. This peanut butter dip by Samantha at Everyday Family Cooking is a creamy, nutty, sweet dipping sauce, perfect for pretzels! This easy recipe only uses five ingredients and takes only five minutes to prepare.
Feta & Roasted Red Pepper Dip
This Roasted Red Pepper Sauce is a flavorful blend of charred red peppers, tangy feta, creamy yogurt, and aromatic garlic, perfect as a versatile pretzel dip or accompaniment to a variety of dishes. Image and recipe by Sofia at East Eats European.
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Beer Cheese Dips
- Soft Pretzels And Beer Cheese Dip
- Hot Bacon Beer Cheese Dip
- German Beer Cheese Dip
- Spicy Beer Cheese Dip
- Crockpot Beer Cheese Dip
- Pretzel Cheese Dip
- Smoked Gouda Bacon Cheddar Cheese Dip For Pretzels
- Monterey Jack Queso
- Instant Pot Cheesy Crab Dip
Cream Cheese Dips
- Creamy Mushroom Dip
- Warm Ruben Dip
- Pimento Cheese Dip
- Dill Pickle Dip
- Smoked Trout Dip
- Mustard Pretzel Dip
- Honey Roasted BBQ Sauce
- Sweet and Spicy Mustard Pretzel Dip
- Chocolate Pretzel Dip (Fondue)
- Candy Bar Dip
- Peanut Butter Dip
- Feta and Roasted Red Pepper Dip