sour cream and onion dip

This sour cream and onion dip is creamy, scoopable and packed with a fresh sour cream tang and layers of onion flavor. It's quick and easy to throw together and everyone loves it!

  • Author: Indi Hampton
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 1 1/2 cups
  • Category: Dips
  • Method: Stirred
  • Cuisine: American
  • Diet: Gluten Free


  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1 small onion, minced
  • 1 shallot, minced
  • kosher salt
  • kreshly ground black pepper
  • 1 1/2 cups full-fat sour cream
  • 2 tbsp fresh chives, minced, plus more for garnish
  • 2 tbsp mixed fresh herbs, minced (such as parsley and tarragon)
  • Potato chips and crudités, for serving



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Keywords: sour cream and onion dip