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Pesto Spinach Shrimp Dip

Pesto Spinach Shrimp Dip ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #lowfat #greekyogurt #cheesy #shrimp #dip

Last week I had the munchies something serious, so I decided to make myself a good (healthy) dip. I’d just made some mixed herb pesto so I dug through the fridge/freezer to find other things to put in my dip. This is what I came up with … and it was a mighty scrumptious dip, if I do say so myself.

I had some of the wheat thin pops for dipping and loved the nice salty crunch of that popped chip with my newly discovered dip. You need a good sturdy dipper, especially if you’re going to heat it to melt the cheese. I think it would also be amazing on a grilled cheese sandwich, but I’ll have to make more if I want to try that … my lovely dip is all gone now.

Pesto Spinach Shrimp Dip

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Pesto Spinach Shrimp Dip

Ingredients

  • 1 cup frozen spinach, thawed
  • 1 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt dip
  • 1 cup finely shredded Asiago cheese
  • 2 Tablespoons pesto
  • 1 cup precooked shrimp, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon Red Robin seasoning (recipe here)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Old Bay seasoning
  • Juice of 1/4 of lemon

Instructions

  1. Thaw the spinach in the microwave, then using a clean towel, squeeze out the moisture until the spinach is nice and dry (it will be fairly well packed). Chop the spinach into fine bits then, in a medium mixing bowl, stir together the spinach with the rest of the ingredients.
  2. You can serve this dip cold with crackers or chips or put it in a microwave safe bowl, put a bit more cheese on top and bake at 350 until the cheese is nicely melted.

Notes

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Pesto Spinach Shrimp Dip ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #lowfat #greekyogurt #cheesy #shrimp #dip

This recipe was shared at The Weekend Social, What to Do Weekends, Pretty Pintastic Pinterest Party and  Hearth & Soul Bloghop.

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4 Responses

  1. Love this, Ann! It sounds amazing!! Pinning!

    July 10, 2014 at 7:39 am

  2. Oh my goodness, just want to dig a big cracker full! Nettie

    July 10, 2014 at 1:06 pm

    • Ann

      Thanks Nettie! I’m so happy you like it 🙂

      July 10, 2014 at 5:47 pm

  3. Thanks for sharing at The Weekend Social, I’m looking forward to seeing you again next Thursday at 9pm EST at http://www.thequestionablehomesteader.com for another installment of The Weekend Social.

    July 14, 2014 at 3:51 pm