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Best Spinach Dip Recipe

The Best Homemade Spinach Dip

This is the best spinach dip recipe that you will find for a from-scratch spinach dip that doesn't include powdered vegetable mix.
Servings 12 people
Author A Mom's Impression


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/3 cup shredded carrot I use the food processor for a quick prep
  • 1/2 cup minced yellow onion
  • 3 medium garlic cloves minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 cup DairyPure Sour Cream
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 20 ounces baby spinach washed and dried
  • Bread Bowl
  • Vegetables for dipping


  • Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add carrot, onion, garlic, salt, and pepper and stir. Cook veggies until soft for about 5 minutes. Put into a small bowl and reserve.
  • Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in the same skillet over medium heat. Add half of your spinach. Allow to cook down about 3 minutes and add the other half of the spinach until wilted.
  • Using paper towels, squeeze moisture away from the spinach and then add to a medium mixing bowl. Add cooked vegetable mixture, mayonnaise, sour cream, lemon juice and Worcestershire sauce to the bowl and mix well to combine. Add salt and pepper as needed. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for a minimum of 2 hours.
  • Serve in a bread bowl with vegetables.