Dip for the Stars copy

This easy-to-prepare and colorful dip will definitely be the star of your table! Thanks to allrecipes for sharing.


1 cup unsalted butter

3/4 pound feta cheese, crumbled

1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened

2 cloves garlic, minced

1 shallot, minced

3 tablespoons dry vermouth

ground white pepper, to taste

1/2 cup pine nuts, toasted

1 cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes

3/4 cup pesto sauce


  1. In a food processor, combine the butter, feta cheese, cream cheese, garlic, shallot, vermouth, and white pepper. Process until smooth.
  2. Oil a medium bowl, or gelatin mold, and line with plastic wrap for easy removal. Layer the dip into the mold as follows: Sun-dried tomatoes, pine nuts, pesto, cheese mixture. Repeat. Pat down into the mold, and refrigerate for at least one hour.
  3. Turn the dip out onto a serving plate, and remove plastic wrap. Serve with crackers.