Cheesy Hissy Fit Dip

Cheesy Hissy Fit Dip is the perfect appetizer for any party or gathering. It’s a hot and bubbly dip loaded with cream cheese, sour cream, salsa, and plenty of cheese. Serve it with tortilla chips or crackers and watch as it disappears in no time!

Preparation time:

Preparation time for this recipe is approximately 10 minutes. Baking time is around 25 minutes.

Nutrition facts:

Serving size: 1/4 cup

Calories: 156 Total Fat: 13g Saturated Fat: 7g Cholesterol: 42mg Sodium: 288mg Total Carbohydrates: 4g Dietary Fiber: 0g Sugars: 2g Protein: 6g


  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 cup chunky salsa
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Tortilla chips or crackers, for serving


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together the cream cheese, sour cream, salsa, 1 cup of cheddar cheese, 1 cup of Monterey Jack cheese, garlic powder, onion powder, cayenne pepper (if using), and salt and pepper to taste.
  3. Pour the mixture into a 9-inch baking dish and spread it out evenly.
  4. Sprinkle the remaining cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses on top of the dip.
  5. Bake the dip for 25 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  6. Serve the dip hot with tortilla chips or crackers.