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4 Ingredient Cherry Cheesecake Dip

Easy 4 ingredient cherry cheesecake dip that’s a great appetizer or dessert. You can make this no bake dessert dip it in 5 minutes flat. I assure you everyone will love this pie filling cream cheese dessert dip and ask you for the recipe.


I threw this cherry cheesecake dip with just 4 ingredients years ago and brought it to Christmas one year. My nephew talks about it to this day!! A no bake treat on our list of musts we now make every holiday. One of many quick easy dessert recipe ideas we love. (affiliate links present)

No Bake Cherry Cheesecake Dip

I like to make things as easy as humanly possible. With 3 kids it can get a bit hectic especially during the holidays. Going so far as to have my sister in law ask me to bring it year after year, I knew after that season it was a hit. 

  1. Graham cracker crust for cheesecake is used for this one
    1. or just put straight into a baking dish / pie plate without a crust
  2. Topped with cherry pie filling
    1. or use any flavor you’d like
  3. Jar of marshmallow fluff
  4. Cream cheese
  5. Cool whip thawed
  6. Dippers
    1. serve with graham crackers
    2. sliced apples
    3. wafer cookies

You could crush vanilla wafers up and blend with some melted butter to make a crust too like we did with our cheesecake in muffin tins. OR just keep them whole and serve on the side for dipping.

Cherry cheesecake dip ingredients

Philadelphia Cheesecake Dip

I’m all about inexpensive so store brand everything is just fine! When you’re ready to make it leave the cream cheese block on the counter for about an hour so it gets closer to room temperature. That will make it easier to make the creamy cheesecake mixture.

You can use some elbow grease to mix it all together or use a hand mixer and beat cream cheese and marshmallow fluff on low. You just want to make sure the 2 cheesecake like filling is mixed together well.

If it is still a bit cold you may need a bit of medium high speed but just until smooth. It won’t look pretty if it’s lumpy. Then be sure to gently fold in the whipped topping. You want it light and fluffy so put away your mixer for this last step.

4 Ingredient Cheesecake Dip

If you want to make your own graham cracker crust you just need melted butter and smashed graham crackers. Just mix enough melted butter so the crumbs are damp enough to press into your pie pan so they stick to the sides.

Alternatively you can just serve this in a round serving dish, or double it and put it in a 13×9 glass pan. Up to you. We love this dip either way it’s served. You can make homemade cherry pie filling too.

Cream cheese dip

Cheese Cake Dip

Once you have the marshmallow creme and cream cheese as creamy as possible just spoon it in. Spoon the cherry pie filling (or any other flavor) on top of that….you’re done!!

  • Just break apart the graham crackers and use those to dip!

You can make it as you see here or if you want individual servings you can make the filling and then spoon it into little ramekins with a few graham cracker pieces stuck out of it. Then people can pick one up and roam around.

It’s just as easy as when we make our pumpkin cream cheese dip served mostly during the holidays. If you have a bigger get together I would make a few choices for everyone with the “dippers” in the middle of all of them.

cherry dip

Cherry Cheesecake Dip Recipe

If you want something sweet a few ingredient recipe is always a bonus. Looking for other Christmas brunch menu ideas? I have a few others that use some of the same ingredients and/or pair well with this one. It is fun to have some sort of a theme at times.

Of course you can make several variations of Philadelphia Cream Cheese Cheesecake Recipe with different fillings spooned on the top as well but they aren’t as easy to serve.

2 ingredient cherry brownies are great too. You use the same can of filling for these with a box of brownie mix and that is it. I make this one in a mini muffin pan so they can be picked up and eaten as guests talk to one another.

dessert dip

Cheesecake Dip with Pie Filling

Here’s a printable recipe to keep on hand. It has nutritional information with calories and saturated fat amounts listed. Please just enjoy this though, all good things in moderation y’all, especially during the holidays right?? Feel free to make this into strawberry cheesecake dip using pie filling if you’d rather.

This cheesecake dip for fruit is great with any type sliced and served on the side like:

  • apples
  • pears
  • jicama is fun

To make this into cherry chip dip just add some mini chocolate chips into the cream cheese mixture! Want to add a savory dip to your appetizer tray too?? You can pair our dairy free buffalo chicken dip with celery sticks too.

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Cherry Cheesecake Dip

Here is an easy 4 ingredient cherry cheesecake dip that's great to take to parties as an appetizer or dessert. You can make this no bake dessert dip it in 5 minutes flat and I assure you everyone will love it and ask you for the recipe. Like no bake cheesecake covered in fruit pie filling. Just the best! 
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword cheesecake, cherry, dessert, dip, no bake
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 10
Calories 180kcal
Author The Typical Mom




  • Beat together the cream cheese and marshmallow cream until creamy and well blended.
  • Add half the whipped topping and blend on low. Gently fold in the remaining whipped to maintain the light texture.
  • Transfer the filling to a pie plate or small casserole dish if you aren't using a crust, inside graham cracker crust if you do. Spoon cherry pie filling over the top.
  • Serve with assorted dippers like sugar wafers, graham crackers, and/or Nilla wafers.


Nutrition Facts
Cherry Cheesecake Dip
Amount Per Serving (3 oz)
Calories 180 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 27mg1%
Potassium 85mg2%
Carbohydrates 39g13%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 18g20%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 138IU3%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 23mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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