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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

My nephew and his wife keep me up to date regarding food….sort of sad but true!  They travel a lot for both business and pleasure and have friends all over the place.  When they come home from trips they fill me in on what’s new.  I travel between my kitchen to my laundry room to my office corner {yes…my office is in the corner of the living room} so there’s not much of an opportunity for me to experience new foods unless I make them myself.  Recently, my nephew’s wife came home from a trip to San Francisco and told me about this dip.  It has chocolate chips, its sweet and you can serve it with cookies so I was all ‘up’ for trying it out.   I have seen similar recipes on pinterest but until I got a personal recommendation I was hesitant to make it.  I served it a few weeks ago at a get together and everyone, especially the kids {that’s code for me}, really liked it.  I used animal crackers, graham crackers and shortbread cookies as the dippers.  This is pretty sweet and the recipe below serves 12 easily.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip
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1/2 cup butter

1/4 cup brown sugar

1 8-ounce block of softened cream cheese

3/4 cup powdered sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 cup of mini chocolate chips, 3/4 cup to add to the recipe and 1/4 cup for garnishing


  1. In a small saucepan melt butter over low to medium heat.
  2. Add brown sugar and whisk until it dissolves and starts to bubble.
  3. Stir in vanilla.
  4. Remove from heat and set aside.
  5. Using a mixer cream the cream cheese and powdered sugar together.
  6. Once the butter and brown sugar mixture has cooled add it to the cream cheese mixture and mix at low speed until combined.
  7. Stir in the chocolate chips by hand.
  8. Transfer to a serving dish and garnish with remaining mini chocolate chips.
  9. Serve with the cracker/cookie of your choice.

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Monday 30th of April 2012

Is it wrong to want to dive right in to this delcious-ness? YUMMY! Great idea. Happy Monday! Malia


Thursday 26th of April 2012

Oh my gosh this looks amazing! I am definitely going to make this. Thanks for linking up your projects over at The Winthrop Chronicles.


Wednesday 25th of April 2012

I'd love to dig into this :) Thanks so much for sharing at Mix it up Monday!

Nicky @ Pink Recipe Box

Tuesday 24th of April 2012

This sounds goood! I've seen a lot of cookie dough dips on Pinterest, too, but your recipe sounds fantastic.