caramelized shallot dip

Caramelized Shallot Dip

Caramelized Shallot Dip is an easy appetizer that can be served with crackers or vegetables. Caramelized shallot adds a delicious flavor to this dip that makes it memorable (and addicting)! It's perfect for holiday entertaining, family get togethers and game day!

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword appetizer, dip, easy appetizer, easy recipe, onion, shallot, spread
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 12
Author Julie Blanner


  • 5 large shallots sliced
  • 4 Tbsp butter
  • 3 Tbsp brown sugar packed
  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 c mayonnaise


  1. In a sauce pan over low heat, melt butter.

  2. Add shallots and brown sugar. Caramelize until soft and brown in color, stirring occasionally.

  3. Blend with cream cheese and mayonnaise. 

Recipe Notes

Optional: add fresh cracked pepper