No avocado, No refried beans - Mexican Layer Dip

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“I wanted to take a Mexican dip to a party, but one set of friends hates refried beans and another can't stand avocado. After an extensive search, I decided to combine a few of the different recipes here and this is what I came up with. I didn't have any left over to bring home...”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using an electric mixer, beat the sour cream and cream cheese until smooth and creamy.
  2. Spread mixture evenly on an oval platter or"medium" pizza pan size plate.
  3. Cover evenly with salsa, a good thick layer.
  4. The pan size will determine how much you need.
  5. Sprinkle lettuce evenly all over.
  6. Top evenly with diced tomatoes and then sprinkle with cheese.
  7. Sprinkle evenly with green pepper, then green onion, then the black olives and banana pepper/jalapeno slices (optional).
  8. Serve immediately with nacho chips (I like Tostidas, heavier style chips should be heated in the oven first for 5 minutes at 350F to make them crispier).

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