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.

Prep Time
20
 minutes
Cook Time
20
 minutes
Makes
6
 servings
Nutrition
420
 calories
  • Ingredients & Instructions

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INGREDIENTS


  • ½

    bag Mission Strips Tortilla Chips
  • 1

    tbsp olive oil
  • 1

    cup tomato pizza sauce, divided
  • 2 ½

    oz pepperoni slices, divided
  • 4

    oz brick-style plain cream cheese, softened
  • ½

    cup sour cream
  • 2

    cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 ½

    tsp dried Italian seasoning
  • 1

    tsp pepper
  • 1 ½

    cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided

INSTRUCTIONS


  • 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.

  • Tip

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

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