Some easy dip recipes that use sour cream are Parmesan Sour Cream Dip, Sour Cream Onion Dip and Parmesan-Sour Cream Dip. The Daisy website also offers many sour cream recipes, such as Cheesy Spinach Dip, Warm and Creamy Bacon Dip and Brown Sugar Berry Dip.
Make a simple Parmesan dip by mixing 1 16-ounce container of sour cream with 1/2 cup of freshly grated Parmesan, 1 tablespoon of Dijon mustard, and salt and pepper to taste. Another Parmesan sour cream dip recipe calls for 2 tablespoons of mustard and garlic powder for seasoning.
Sour Cream Onion Dip calls for caramelizing 1 thinly sliced onion and 1 minced garlic clove in 2 tablespoons of extra-virgin olive oil at medium-low heat for 30 minutes. Once the mixture cools, puree it in a blender until it has a chunky texture, and mix it with 2 cups of sour cream, salt and pepper.
Prepare a warm dip by mixing 8 ounces of softened cream cheese, 2 cups of sour cream, 2 cups of shredded Cheddar cheese, 3 ounces of bacon bits and 1 cup of chopped green onion in a baking dish. Cook the dip at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 25 to 30 minutes, and serve it immediately with fresh vegetables, bread or crackers.