Hot Pepperoni Game Day Pizza Dip

Get all the delicious flavors of a pepperoni pizza in an extra cheesy baked dip. This easy hot pepperoni pizza dip recipe makes an irresistible snack sure to win over any game-day crowd.

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Step 1: Prep Baking Dish

Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease 5- x 2-inch round baking dish with olive oil. Spread 1/2 cup pizza sauce over bottom of baking dish; set aside.

Step 2: Dice Pepperoni

Dice 2 oz. pepperoni slices; set aside.

Step 3: Mix Dip

Using electric mixer, beat cream cheese, sour cream, garlic, Italian seasoning and pepper until smooth. Add shredded mozzarella cheese and fold in diced pepperoni slices.

Step 4: Bake Dip

Spoon into baking dish; smooth top. Spoon remaining pizza sauce over cheese mixture. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes, or until heated through. Remove from oven.

Step 5: Add Toppings

Sprinkle hot pizza dip with remaining mozzarella cheese; arrange remaining whole pepperoni slices over top. Bake for 3 to 5 minutes or until cheese is melted and pizza dip is bubbling. Let stand for 5 minutes. Serve with tortilla chips.


For crispy pepperoni slices, broil the dip during the last minute of baking time. Option to garnish your pizza dip with fresh basil.