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Don’t show up to your friend’s Fourth of July party empty-handed. Whip up some quick and easy dips* that are sure to please everyone’s palates. Here are five recipes you can make tonight or tomorrow morning before the festivities begin.

Dip Trio: Guacamole, Black Bean Salsa + Drunken Pico de Gallo

Guacamole, Black Bean Salsa and Pico de Gallo

Get the recipes for all three dips here >> 


How to Make Hummus

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Chunky Guacamole

How to Make Guacamole

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  2. Jackie says:

    I love the terra-cotta pots that were used! Must use that idea for my next outdoor bash!!

  3. joeanna anthony says:

    Here is another recipe for homemade summer dips …

    Simple Homemade Ranch Dip Recipe is quick, easy

    1 cup sour cream
    ½ cup mayonnaise
    1 tsp. dried parsley
    ½ tsp. dried dill weed
    1 tsp. garlic powder
    1 tsp. onion powder
    ¼ tsp. ground black pepper
    ½ tsp. salt
    Add all ingredients to medium sized mixing bowl. Stir until well blended and the dip is smooth and creamy. Can be used immediately but is best when chilled for 1-2 hours prior to use.
    Serve with fresh veggies, chips, or hot wings.

Kayla KittsKayla Kitts is an editor for HGTV.com and co-editor-in-chief of Design Happens. Kayla is an overbearing cat mom with a love for vintage-modern furniture, decor with a past, artisan cocktails,...


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