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Cheesy Caprese Dip Recipe

Cheesy Caprese Dip Recipe

This Cheesy Caprese Dip is one appetizer recipe your friends will beg you to make again with its mouthwatering combination of cheeses, basil, and tomatoes.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 15
Calories 190kcal
Author The Gunny Sack



  • Soften the cream cheese in a microwave-safe bowl for 30-60 seconds.
  • Add mozzarella cheese, pesto, mayonnaise, and 1/2 cup shredded parmesan cheese. Stir to combine.
  • Spread the mixture in a 9-inch cast iron skillet or oven-safe dish.
  • Slice the tomato, remove the seeds and cut the tomato into small pieces.
  • Sprinkle the diced tomatoes evenly over the dip in the pan.
  • Bake the dip at 400 degrees for 20-25 minutes.
  • Sprinkle with fresh, chopped basil and 2 tablespoons shredded parmesan cheese.


Calories: 190kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 29mg | Sodium: 323mg | Potassium: 49mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 617IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 121mg | Iron: 1mg