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Thanksgiving Cheesecake Dip

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Making Thanksgiving cheesecake dip is easy and fun. This delicious and indulgent dip is simple to create and perfect for sharing at family dinners and more! 

I have shared cheesecake based dips in the past and they are always reader and family favorites. My Blueberry Pie Cream Cheese Dip, Peppermint Cheesecake Dip, White Chocolate Cheesecake Dip, and Chocolate Cheesecake Recipe | Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Dip are other great options!

You can’t go wrong with this tasty dip. It’s simple to prepare with just a handful of ingredients and it can be ready to go in just a couple of minutes. Thanksgiving cheesecake dip is a great last minute dessert and it is something that won’t take up space on the stove or in the oven.

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pin showing finished thanksgiving cheesecake dip.

For those of you who are getting your menus ready for the holiday season, make sure to add this one to the list. For how quickly it disappears in our house you will likely need to make a few batches to keep everyone satisfied!

If you need a recipe that you can make a day or so in advance to help take the stress off of preparing everything the same day you can definitely plan to make this cheesecake dip for Thanksgiving a bit ahead of time.

featured image showing finished thanksgiving cheesecake dip.

Is this is a gluten free cheesecake recipe?

You might think because this cheesecake recipe doesn’t have a crust it’s a great gluten free option and you’d be right!

It’s one of the best ways to make something cheesecake like without having to worry about the gluten. Be sure to double check your sprinkles ingredients to be sure they are gluten free and you will need to serve this dip up with gluten free options for dipping.

It’s an easy option if you need to make this Thanksgiving cheesecake dip appropriate for anyone with a gluten allergy or sensitivity.

top down view of the finished thanksgiving cheesecake dip.

What do I need to make Thanksgiving cheesecake dip?

This recipe uses cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar, vanilla extract, whipped topping, and thanksgiving themed sprinkles to make an indulgent and delicious dip for crackers, cookies, pretzels, fruit, and more! 

As always you can find the full ingredients list and amounts in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post. It also has step by step instructions, shopping links, and more. It’s a great resource so be sure to check it out if you want to make this cheesecake dip.

ingredients for thanksgiving cheesecake dip.

Kitchen essentials for tasty no bake recipes:

When you head into the kitchen to make some of these great recipes you’ll want to have the best tools on hand.

Of course mixing bowls, a mixerspatula, and some whisks should be on your list if you don’t have ones that you love. I also like to have a set of cooling racks so that my recipes can properly cool before they’re scarfed down by my family!

I like these casserole dishes from Pyrex which are great for no bake recipes and for all your favorite dinners, brownies, cakes, and more.

You can’t go wrong with some good sharp knives and a cutting board. They will always come in handy in the kitchen for recipes of any kind, even desserts!

finished bowl of the thanksgiving cheesecake dip

How to make cheesecake dip for Thanksgiving:

In just five steps you’ll have a great dessert or snack that you can share! This recipe makes about 2 cups of dip so feel free to cut it in half or double it up depending on what you need!

cheese in the mixing bowl

Add the cream cheese and butter to a medium bowl, or bowl of a stand mixer. Beat for 2-3 minutes, until the mixture becomes light and fluffy.

adding sugar to fluffy cheesecake mixture

Add powdered sugar, vanilla, and whipped topping. Beat for 1 minute.

adding the vanilla

Add sprinkles and mix to stir.

adding in the sprinkles

Transfer to a smaller bowl, cover, and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.

in smaller bowl for the fridge

Serve with shortbread cookies, animal crackers, or vanilla wafers.

served with cookies.

Looking for more dip recipes to make?

Here are some other delicious dessert dip recipes that you can try. We’ve shared a bunch over the years and they are always a hit. Make sure to try them all and let us know which ones are your favorites.

full bowl of the finished dip ready to eat

Printable Thanksgiving Cheesecake Dip Recipe:

Yield: 2 Cups

Thanksgiving Cheesecake Dip

featured image showing finished thanksgiving cheesecake dip.

Making Thanksgiving cheesecake dip is easy and fun. This delicious and indulgent dip is simple to create and perfect for sharing at family dinners and more! 

Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces (1 package) cream cheese, softened
  • ¼ cup (half stick) butter, softened
  • ¾ cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup whipped topping
  • ¼ cup yellow, orange, and brown sprinkles

Instructions

  1. Add the cream cheese and butter to a medium bowl, or bowl of a stand mixer.
  2. Beat for 2-3 minutes, until the mixture becomes light and fluffy.
  3. Add powdered sugar, vanilla, and whipped topping. Beat for 1 minute.
  4. Add sprinkles and mix to stir.
  5. Transfer to a smaller bowl, cover, and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
  6. Serve with shortbread cookies, animal crackers, or vanilla wafers.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

10

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 152Total Fat: 9gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 22mgSodium: 148mgCarbohydrates: 12gFiber: 0gSugar: 11gProtein: 5g

I am not a medical expert. These calculations are provided as a courtesy.

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