Applebee’s Beer Cheese Dip Recipe

applebee's beer cheese dip recipe

If you’re looking for a new recipe to try, the Applebee’s beer cheese dip recipe might be just what you’re looking for. If you’re not familiar with Applebee’s beer cheese dip recipe then you should definitely give it a try. It is great for parties or to serve guests at home, but it is also awesome for people that don’t like full-on cheese dips.

Applebee’s is my favourite restaurant. I’ve been to many of their locations, and I’ve always loved their food. It’s probably one of my favourite things about dining at Applebee’s. For the past few years, they have partnered with Deutsch for their cheese dip recipe. This is their signature cheese dip recipe that is delicious and easy to make.

Beer cheese dip is one of my favourite appetizers at Applebee’s. I always order it with the onion rings because they are so delicious together! This copycat recipe tastes just like the original and you could fool anyone into thinking that you bought it from Applebee’s yourself!

How To Make Applebee’s Beer Cheese Dip

If you love going out to your local Applebee’s restaurant and ordering the famous beer cheese dip then I am about to make your day because now you can make this at home with this copycat recipe. This recipe for Applebee’s beer cheese dip is great for game day, watch parties or any other get-togethers. The process of making the dip only takes about 40 minutes and there are several ways to adjust it so that everyone in your family will love it!


  • Butter, 3 tablespoons
  • Flour, 3 tablespoons
  • Blue Moon Beer, 1 bottle
  • Milk, 1/2 cup
  • Garlic cloves (minced), 2 
  • Dijon Mustard, 1 tablespoon
  • Worcestershire Sauce, 1/4 teaspoon
  • Colby Jack Cheese (shredded), 1-1/2 cups
  • Sharp White Cheddar Cheese (shredded), 1-1/2 cups
  • Hot Sauce, 1 teaspoon
  • Salt (to taste)
  • Freshly ground Black Pepper (to taste)
  • Cayenne Pepper Powder (to garnish)


Step 1

In a medium saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Then add the flour. Stir until smooth, then cook for about one minute.

Step 2

Whip the mixture and slowly add in the beer and milk. Mix in the Worcestershire sauce, mustard and garlic.

Step 3

Stir constantly for at least five minutes, until it thickens. Stir with a wooden spoon to see how thick it is.

Step 4

Removing the pan from the heat, stir in both cheeses and the hot sauce. Season with salt and pepper.

Step 5

Put in a bowl, sprinkle with cayenne or paprika, and serve immediately while hot.

Step 6

You can serve this with warm pretzels, toast points, crostini, or crudités as a dip.

Applebee’s Beer Cheese Dip Recipe

Cuisine: American

Cuisine type: Appetizer

Servings: 2 Servings

Preparation time: 20 Minutes

Cooking time: 20 Minutes

Total time: 40 Minutes

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