If you’re just tuning in, we may have a Velveetapocalypse on our hands.

According to Ad Age, Kraft Foods Group is “grappling with a Velveeta shortage just as the dip season kicks into full gear.” The article cites reports of a shortage at a few East Coast grocery stores, although it's unclear if the shortage goes beyond that area. 

What is clear is that the Super Bowl is just around the corner and dip-loving fans may be hard pressed to find their favorite cheesy dip staple.

Luckily, there are other alternatives for making a killer dip. We’ve pulled together five delicious dip recipes that are entirely Velveeta free.  Just maybe now you can survive the Velveetapocalypse.