*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                     Creamy Purple Onion And Basil Dip
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers                       Cheese
                 Dips                             Vegetables
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1      cup           Cream Cheese -- Softened
      1/4  cup           Fresh Basil; Chopped -- OR
    4      teaspoons     Dried Basil -- Crushed
    1      cup           Sour Cream
      1/4  cup           Carrot -- Shredded
      1/4  cup           Purple Onion -- Chopped
      1/4  teaspoon      Salt
      1/4  teaspoon      Black Pepper
 
 Beat the cream cheese to a smooth consistency, gradually adding the basil. Blend
 in the sour cream and add the remaining ingredients, blending well.
 Cover and chill. Makes about 2 1/2 cups of dip.
 SUGGESTED DIPPERS:  Unsalted Potato Chips, Water Crackers, Green Bell Peppers,
 Mushrooms, Brussels Sprouts, Fennel, Smoked Deli Meats
 
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