You can do a lot better than that mealy stuff from the supermarket. Here, six classic bean dips to add to your festivities.

F&W Editors
February 01, 2015

You can do a lot better than that mealy stuff from the supermarket. Here, six classic bean dips to add to your festivities.

1. Creamy Black Bean Dip
For a healthier alternative to sour cream, try using Greek yogurt instead.

2. White Bean Dip with Parsley Oil
Washington chef Jim German uses olive oil blended with lovage leaves to give this dip its fresh herbal flavor.

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3. Healthy White Bean and Kale Hummus
Creamy white beans and slightly chewy kale give this healthy hummus a lot of texture.

4. Spicy Black Bean Dip with Cotija Cheese
If you can't find cotija cheese, queso fresco works just as well.

5. White Bean Dip with Herbs
This cannellini bean dip is packed with different flavors.

6. Black Bean Dip with Cilantro
Fresh cilantro brightens up black beans in this simple dip.

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