5 DIY Summer Party Dips And Tips To Get Them Perfect

Be it fries, cutlets, kebabs, nuggets or garlic bread, dips complement with almost every snack. They can enhance the flavour of the dish to a significant extent.

Deeksha Sarin  |  Updated: March 28, 2018 11:27 IST

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5 DIY Summer Party Dips And Tips To Get Them Perfect
Highlights
  • Anything that is chilled and yummy provides immense relief during summers
  • Be it fries, cutlets or kebabs, dips complement with almost every snack
  • They can enhance the flavour of the dish to a significant extent
It's that time of the year again when temperatures are soaring high. With rising temperature, comes the need and urge of indulging into refreshing delights. Be it food or drinks, anything that is chilled and yummy can provide with immense relief in scorching heat. If you're planning to host a summer party at home and wish to impress your friends with your culinary skills, then we've certainly got your back. Here's a list of 5 DIY dips that are perfect for your summer party. Be it fries, cutlets, kebabs, nuggets or garlic bread, dips complement with almost every snack. They can enhance the flavour of the dish to a significant extent. Read on to know more about them.

Minty Yogurt Dip

When it comes to refreshing delights, yogurt can be termed as the most refreshing of the entire lot. With its cooling properties, yogurt is perfect to be savoured on a hot and sultry day. To transform it in the form of a dip, all you need is few mint leaves, garlic and blended yogurt. Blend one cup of yogurt and add few chopped mint leaves in it. Add one minced garlic clove along with a dash of salt and pepper in it. Your dip is ready. Pair it with finger food of your choice.
 

Parmesan Salsa DipThis one's for all the cheese lovers out there. This summer special dip is made with salsa and lots of cheese. To prepare this dip, chop the cheese cubes and transfer in a bowl. Microwave it for a few seconds till it melts completely. Add salsa along with oregano and chilli flakes in it. If you're fond of garlic, then you can add minced garlic as well. Serve with a platter of veggies for dipping.

(Also Read: 10 Best Party Dip Recipes )
 
 

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Classic Tangy Tomato Dip To make this classic tomato dip, finely chop some tomatoes and garlic, and mix the two ingredients in fresh thick cream. Add a pinch of salt, sugar and half teaspoon mustard oil. Your dip is ready. Pair it with nachos or fries.
 

Sour Cream and Corn Dip

This sweet and sour combination is an absolute stunner. Boil corn for 10 minutes. Then mix it with sour cream and add salt, oregano seasoning and black pepper. Add a pinch of sugar in it to add a little sweet flavour.
 

Mango Jalapeno Dip

Mango and summers are synonymous with each other. To make this classic mango dip, puree the mango pulp and combine it with jalapeno, lime juice and cilantro leaves, and mix well. Season with salt and pepper and pair it with chips.

(Also Read: Dip into Salsa: 7 Lip-Smacking Salsa Recipes for Your Next House Party )
 
 

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When it comes to pairing finger food with something delicious, dips can make or break the deal. To make sure that you prepare just the right kind of dip with perfect consistency, here are few tips that can come quite handy to you:


1.       It is very important to whip the dip properly, in order to make it smooth and creamy.
2.       A dip can enhance the flavour of any boring dish. Experiment with flavours by playing around different sauces and herbs.
3.       Most of the dips taste the best when served chilled. In order to preserve the flavours and freshness, it is advised to store it in a refrigerator.

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About Deeksha SarinAn eccentric foodie and a die-hard falooda lover, Deeksha loves riding scooty in search of good street food! A piping hot cup of adrak wali chai can make her day bright and shiny!

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