A winning Memorial Day meal should be easy, fun, and delicious. What better way to bring all those ideas together in a bowl than with a tasty dip? To encourage you to go for a dip this Memorial Day, we've rounded up more than 30 salsas, cheesy dips, tapenades, and more in order to get your creative juices flowing. You'll find something for every palate, from chili con queso to Greek salsa!
Sure, there are hundreds of guacamole recipes out there, but you can never go wrong with a basic recipe  that's simple but oh-so delicious.
If you want to serve something on the healthier side, then go with this rustic Italian dip called tonnato . It's a delicious blend of tuna, anchovies, and capers.
Mediterranean Layered Dip
Forget the fact that this layered Mediterranean dip  just looks pretty; it's also one phenomenal, tangy, garlic-heavy appetizer.
Chili Con Queso
Ditch the old days of Velveeta: this all-natural chili con queso  is an easy and delicious way to get your queso on.
Summer cherry season is just around the corner! Time to get excited with this tasty, fresh cherry salsa .
Vidalia Onion Dip
Finding a quality classic onion dip recipe can be difficult, but we've taken the guesswork out of the equation with this caramelized vidalia onion dip  that is sure to impress your guests.
Leek and Bacon Dip
Leeks mixed with crunchy bacon and tangy goat cheese come together for this caramelized leek and bacon dip .
Mushroom Goat Cheese Queso
Creamy, gooey mushroom goat cheese queso  is an elegant and dreamy update to the classic queso dip.
Homemade Salsa Verde
Bring a taste of the taqueria home with our recipe for salsa verde , a tangy tomatillo-based dip that's a perfect pairing for everything from chips to tacos and burritos.
Fans of traditional hummus will love this edamame hummus , a welcome twist on the standard recipe.
White Bean Dip
Hummus fans will love chowing down on this tasty white bean and rosemary dip  as well.
Smoked Mozzarella Spread
This mind-bogglingly easy smoked mozzarella spread  doesn't require cooking and only calls for four ingredients.
Green Olive Dip
The traditional tapenade gets a makeover with this tasty green olive dip .
Buffalo Chicken Dip
If you're not interested in making a big batch of wings but can't get enough of their flavor, then this buffalo chicken dip  should be your pick.
Baked Goat Cheese Dip
Marinated goat cheese can be a little expensive, but making your own baked goat cheese dip  at home makes it a more budget-friendly option.
Salsa Baked Goat Cheese
Give goat cheese a Tex-Mex twist with this delicious recipe for salsa-baked goat cheese .
If you've ever had Chipotle's spicy guacamole , then you'll want to watch this video to get the dish straight from the legendary burrito chain.
Mango, Black Bean, and Jicama Salsa
This recipe for mango, black bean, and jicama salsa  brings a whole new fiesta of flavors and textures to your standard one-dimensional salsa. If you're a fan of fruit-filled salsas, then dip into a pineapple, mango, and jalapeño salsa  next.
Homemade Pico de Gallo
Perfect for a party and ultrasimple to prepare, homemade pico de gallo is a recipe you're bound to trot out time and time again. Get the technique behind this fresh salsa  that's a Mexican food staple.
Rick Bayless Salsas
Rick Bayless dedicated the majority of his life to culinary research in Mexico. Not entirely convinced of his chops? After you've tasted these Rick Bayless salsas , you'll see how all that research resulted in huge gourmet success.
Hot Spinach Dip
You can never go wrong with a heaping helping of hot spinach dip  for a crowd-pleasing appetizer.
Pomegranate and Mango Guacamole
This colorful recipe  gives guacamole a fruity makeover. It's spicy, crunchy, creamy — in a word, just plain scrumptious.
Nacho Cheese Dip
Consider this nacho cheese dip  a jazzed-up version of traditional queso — beans and cumin give it both texture and an element of smoke.
White Bean Dip With Roasted Red Peppers
For another twist on traditional white bean appetizers, this warm white bean dip with roasted red peppers  is an easy option.
Muhammara  is a Syrian roasted pepper and walnut dip often served with crackers.
Spicy Onion and Tomato Dip
Looking for a last-minute dip recipe that still packs a serious punch of spicy goodness? This onion and tomato dip  comes together quickly, but not at the price of flavor.
Green Goddess Dip
Green goddess dressing  can also double as a yummy, herb-filled dip.
To add even more pizzazz to traditional guacamole, top it with crispy, porky bacon bits .
Exceptionally Smooth Hummus
The key to wildly smooth homemade hummus  is to soak your own dried garbanzo beans.
Spinach and White Bean Dip
For a healthy spinach dip with the same creaminess quotient, sub in smooth cannellini beans and ricotta cheese .
Shrimp Cocktail Sauces
Upgrade the shrimp cocktail with a trio of easy dipping sauces  that are mighty addictive.
Four-Cheese Queso Dip
You won't be able to double-dip fast enough once you get a taste of this ooey gooey chorizo queso .
Chipotle-Tomatillo Salsa Recipe
A roasted salsa recipe  this good will ensure you never touch the jar again.
Restaurant-Style Tomato Salsa
Our personal recipe for quick and easy tomato salsa  is so addictive, you'll want to double up and make two batches — that's how fast it disappears.
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Score points at your Memorial Day party with a creamy, tangy dip that tastes just like fiery-hot chicken wings. Watch the video, print out the recipe , and wait for all your friends to beg you for it.
Pack all the essentials like beans, cheese, and guacamole into this easy seven-layer bean dip recipe . We have a feeling it will be gone in a matter of minutes.