Best-ever Easy Shrimp Dip Recipe

This is the best-ever easy shrimp dip. This is the perfect party or potluck appetizer, it’s delicious and sure to become a new all-time favorite. Serve the easy shrimp dip with fresh vegetables or assorted pieces of bread and crackers.


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Best-ever Yummy Easy Shrimp Dip

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 8
Calories: 94kcal
Author: Kelly DiMascio
This easy shrimp dip is a great appetizer for a crowd. Serve with veggies or crisp crackers like a water cracker, Ritz or Triscuit. Enjoy!
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  • 8 oz Philadelphia cream cheese - 1 block, softened
  • 1/4 chopped or grated onion
  • 2 Tbsp. mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp. Italian Dressing
  • 2 tsp. shrimp/crab boil - liquid I use Zatarain's
  • Garlic powder or salt - to taste
  • 2 capfuls of Tabasco - to taste
  • 8 oz cooked tiny salad shrimp - coarse chopped
  • Lemon juice - to taste


  • Let cream cheese soften and mix all above ingredients.
  • Chill for about an hour.
  • Serve cold with crackers, pieces of bread or fresh vegetables.


Can be made 1 day in advance.  Store in the coldest part of your refrigerator in a tightly covered container.  Stir before serving. 


Calories: 94kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 76mg | Sodium: 468mg | Potassium: 122mg | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 45IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 155mg | Iron: 1.1mg
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  1. M.A.
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    Very easy to make. It was a hit!

  2. Kandy
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    Loved this and making it a day before our football party was great.


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