Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Full of cinnamon, ginger and molasses this dip tastes like the perfect whipped version of your favorite holiday flavors. It is perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps and comes together in just minutes!

You may have seen my Pumpkin Cheesecake Dip where I listed 10 more recipe ideas for Cheesecake Dip:

Some alternate flavor ideas:

  1. Cherry Cheesecake with Vanilla (Cherry Vanilla)
  2. Strawberry Cheesecake with Cocoa Powder (Chocolate Dipped Strawberry)
  3. Raspberry Cheesecake with Cocoa Powder (Chocolate Raspberry)
  4. Strawberry Cheesecake with Lemon Zest/Juice  (Strawberry Lemonade)
  5. Peanut Butter Cheesecake with Strawberry Jelly (PB&J)
  6. Coffee Cheesecake with Cocoa Powder (Tiramisu Flavor)
  7. Gingerbread Cheesecake with Cinnamon <– Right Here! ๐Ÿ™‚
  8. Vanilla Cheesecake with melted Caramels
  9. Oreo Cheesecake with Oreo chunks
  10. Nutella Cheesecake

As time goes on you maaaayyyy see some more of these come up on the blog. Why? Because this dip takes almost no time at all to make and it is perfect for a crowd! It makes for an easy no fuss alternative to cheesecake which is a favorite in our house.

Want to know my favorite secret of this recipe? I usually only plate up about 80% of the dish. The last bit of it goes into a small tupperware jar in the freezer. When our party is done and the kitchen is clean I sit down and enjoy this cheesecake “ice cream.” Try it next time, let me know what you think of it!

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!

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Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!
Yield 12
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Author Sabrina Snyder

Ingredients
 

  • 3/4 cup heavy cream , very cold
  • 1 8- ounce package cream cheese , best if out of fridge for an hour first
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar , sifted
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 pinch nutmeg

Instructions

  • In a stand mixer beat the heavy cream on high until you get stiff peaks, 2-3 minutes.
  • Put the whipped cream in a bowl and put in the freezer.
  • Back in the stand mixer, beat the cream cheese until smooth and add the powdered sugar.
  • Once combined add in the molasses, brown sugar, ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg and beat until completely smooth and no grainy texture is left, 2 minutes or so.
  • Gently fold in the whipped cream until combined.
  • Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 181kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 78mg | Potassium: 151mg | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 505IU | Vitamin C: 0.1mg | Calcium: 52mg | Iron: 0.5mg
Keyword: Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip

 

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!

Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!
Creamy Gingerbread Cheesecake Dip perfect for a holiday crowd looking for a small bite instead of a heavy cheesecake! Perfect for a large crowd served with graham crackers or ginger snaps!

About the Author: Sabrina Snyder

Sabrina is a professionally trained Private Chef of over 10 years with ServSafe Manager certification in food safety. She creates all the recipes here on Dinner, then Dessert, fueled in no small part by her love for bacon.

Sabrina Snyder is a professionally trained personal and private chef of over 10 years who is the creator and developer of all the recipes on Dinner, then Dessert.

She is also the author of the upcoming cookbook: Dinner, then Dessert โ€“ Satisfying Meals Using Only 3, 5 or 7 Ingredients which is being published by Harper Collins.

She started Dinner, then Dessert as a business in her office as a lunch service for her coworkers who admired her lunches before going to culinary school and becoming a full time personal chef and private chef.

As a personal chef Sabrina would cook for families one day a week and cook their entire week of dinners. All grocery shopping, cooking and cleaning was done along with instructions on reheating. As a private chef she cooked for private parties and cooked in family homes in the evenings for families on a nightly basis after working as a personal chef during the day.

Sabrina has been certified as a ServSafe Manager since 2007 and was a longstanding member of the USPCA Personal Chef Association including being on the board of the Washington DC Chapter of Chefs in the US Personal Chef Association when they won Chapter of the year.

As a member of the community of food website creators Sabrina Snyder has spoken at many conferences regarding her experiences as a food writer including the Indulge Food Conference, Everything Food Conference, Haven Food Conference and IACP Annual Food Professionals Conference.

Sabrina lives with her family in sunny California.

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  1. I love the idea of getting the taste of cheesecake. Eating a whole piece of cheesecake can be overwhelming sometimes.

    1. The problem with that thinking is, you just have a few bites, and before you know it, you’ve eaten more than a whole slice’s worth!

  2. I love gingerbread, so I can imagine how delicious this dip must taste! I make a pumpkin dip like this and it always goes over well at parties, but I am thinking your dip needs to be on my next appetizer list!

  3. What a yummy Idea indeed. This dip looks delicious. My kids would love this for sure. Thank you for sharing.

  4. Your recipe looks delicious and perfect for holiday parties and I can’t wait to try it. Where can I buy those super cute gingerbread man and tree sprinkles to garnish it?

  5. This looks like a fantastic treat. I am definitely going to try this on the weekend. I am sure my kids are going to love it.

  6. Oh my gosh, I have to make some of this for a holiday movie night. That would be so good with some graham crackers.

  7. Oh yum! This is something I can get behind. I’ve been eating sweets every day for the last week and this would be the perfect addition to my cravings.

  8. Every time I visit your site, I know I am going to get a fantastic recipe. You did not disappoint with this one. How delicious!

  9. This recipe was completely new to me and I wish that I would have known about this sooner! It’s so sweet and delish.

  10. This looks amazing!! My kids love when we have dip for them to dip their crackers and their treats in, I need to try this out.

  11. This is fantastic!! I like how you give us all the variations ๐Ÿ™‚ Really simple appetizer and dessert for the holidays.

  12. This is a perfect complement to what I wanted to make for a christmas party! It looks great and I know everyone will love it.

  13. Wow! Is this ever decadent. I think I would serve it with gingerbread men for dipping. ๐Ÿ™‚