Monday, June 20, 2016

7 Layer Greek Dip - Pinterest Success {43}

 

 

 

We had a lovely Father's Day celebrating all the wonderful dads in our family; my husband, my dad, my brother and my brother in law. We spent the day outside and even though it was a hot day, it was pleasant under the shade and next to my sister's pool.

We like to keep things simple for these summertime family parties and the easiest way to do that is a potluck, where everyone brings a dish to go with whatever my brother in law decides to grill. I took two things - Healthy Nutty Coleslaw that I have made before and is similar to a ramen noodle salad, but better for you and I also tried a new appetizer recipe that seemed perfect for a hot summer day.

The 7 Layer Greek Dip I made is a Skinnytaste recipe and the original pin can be found here. It is light, refreshing and delicious served with pita chips. The use of plain yogurt as a healthier creamy layer is so smart and the addition of fresh dill, garlic and lemon juice makes for a bright flavor that compliments the hummus and veggies. It's a fresh new appetizer to add to my go to list.

Happy Monday!

 

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10 comments:

  1. There is nothing better than a family celebration and a delicious recipe!Your 7 Layer Greek Dip sounds delicious!

    Laura
    White Spray Paint

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  2. Sounds like a perfect hot, sunny, family day . . .
    The Greek Dip looks and sounds very, very yummy!

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  3. So glad the dads in your life had a happy day! This dip looks delicious and I think I pinned it too. Thanks for the thumbs up! I think it would be great to take to a summer potluck.

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  4. This sounds yummy, especially for a summer snack.

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  5. How absolutely wonderful that you could gather so many dads together to celebrate Father's Day!! I love my memories of family pot-luck gatherings! No one is close enough anymore, but I remember with love how great they were!!

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  6. Going to make this weekend! Did you season the yogurt with anything? Thinking of adding a bit of dry ranch seasoning....hmmmm ?

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  7. This sounds delish! Thanks for sharing at Dishing It & Digging It!

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  8. Some folks at my house are going to love this dish! Have a good weekend! Linda @ bushelandapickle.com

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  9. Sounds so good for a summer picnic. Pinned it for my next party!









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