Cream Cheese and Salsa Dip {2 Ingredients!} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

Cream Cheese and Salsa Dip {2 Ingredients!} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

This Cream Cheese and Salsa Dip couldn’t be any easier to make. With only 2 ingredients,  it’s the perfect last-minute holiday – no-fuss appetizer. A great addition to the holiday meal.

cream cheese salsa dip recipe

Cream Cheese Salsa Dip

cream cheese salsa dip appetizer

Besides the delicious flavor of this appetizer, the best part is that it comes together in a snap. You probably have the two ingredients needed in your kitchen right now. It’s perfect for a last-minute get-together and holiday gatherings.

What are the two ingredients needed for this dip?

  1. cream cheese
  2. salsa – I used Picante (mild), but you can adjust the heat by purchasing medium or hot!

What is Picante?

It’s basically a chunky salsa that has more of a pureed sauce than a runny liquid.

Tips and Tricks for making this Cream Cheese Salsa Dip

  • make sure that your cream cheese has softened so you don’t get big chunks of cream cheese left in your dip
  • use a thick salsa that’s not too runny
  • if you want to really blend this to perfection, you can pop it in the blender
  • whisking this recipe is perfectly fine and small pieces of cream cheese that won’t blend are fine, as well – nobody will notice
  • you can easily double or triple this recipe for more yummy dip

cream cheese and salsa dip

Sometimes, the easiest recipes like this are literally a lifesaver! It helps that the whole family will love this dip. It’s always a crowd-pleaser.

You can double or triple this recipe to feed more. One more bonus is that you can make this a day in advance.

I love easy appetizers. Check out some of my other dips that will make your holiday gatherings and parties a hit…

Classic Spinach Dip in a Bread Bowl 

Taco Dip with Cream Cheese and Salsa 

Grape Jelly and Chilli Sauce Meatballs 

3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Sausage Bites 


How Do You Make Cream Cheese Salsa Dip?

  • Make sure your cream cheese has softened
  • Plop your cream cheese in a mixing bowl and pour the salsa over it
  • Whisk until smooth and creamy

Here’s the printable recipe for this easy dip…


Cream Cheese and Salsa Dip {2 Ingredients!} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

Easy to make 2 ingredients Cream Cheese and Salsa Dip

  • Author: Melissa
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: none
  • Total Time: 33 minute
  • Yield: 1&1/2 cups of dip 1x


  • 8 oz. of cream cheese – softened
  • 1 cup of chunky salsa – I used Picante (mild)


  • put the cream cheese in the mixing bowl
  • pour the salsa over the cream cheese
  • whisk until smooth


Family-Friendly Tip:

  • I used mild so the kids would eat it. You can adjust the spice/heat by purchasing medium or hot

Need more?

double or triple this recipe for a more delicious dip


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