Quick & Easy Warm Caprese Dip (3 Ingredients!) - The BEST appetizer for a crowd!

This 3 ingredient appetizer can be thrown together in just a few minutes, and then baked for the perfect warm and comforting party food everyone will love. Serve it with pita chips, bread or crackers.


  • 1 (8 oz) block of cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup basil pesto (approximately)
  • 10-12 large cherry tomatoes


  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Evenly spread the cream cheese onto the bottom of a pie dish.

  3. Top with about 1/2 cup of basil pesto (or enough to make a thin layer once spread over the top); spread it evenly over the cream cheese. 

  4. Cut your cherry tomatoes into about 1/4 inch slices, and place them evenly on top of the pesto.

  5. Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until the cream cheese starts to brown on the edges. 

  6. Serve with pita chips, crackers or a baguette. 

Recipe Notes