Recipe – 6 Layer Mexican Dip With Fresh Guacamole

6 layer mexican Dip - Feature

Okay, not the healthiest recipe in the world, but boy – is it good.  I made this 6 layer Mexican Dip for a church function.   For a treat – I think it’s a good variation to the ordinary dip for tortilla chips or bread.  YUM!  Plus, i just love fresh Guacamole.

 

Ingredients

  • 6 avocados
  • 1 lime (roll it out on the counter to release the juice)
  • Salsa, or ingredients to make your own fresh salsa – recipe coming soon
  • 1 Can of Refried Beans (or your own favorite refried bean recipe) – recipe coming soon
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • The smallest tub of sour cream you can find
  • Taco seasoning (either store-bought or freshly made) – recipe coming soon
  • Freshly grated Cheddar, Cheddar Jack or your favorite type of cheese (1 cup)
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 1 Fresh Jalapeno to spice it up – diced

 

Directions

Guacamole

Fresh Guacamole

  • Wash and peel all six avocados.

 

  • Add salsa slowly and mix.  Add first 1/2 cup, then decide if you want more salsa.  If you are using store-bought salsa, add your diced Jalapeno to taste.  For less spicy, get rid of the seeds before dicing.

 

  • Add about 1 tsp of lime juice.  Be careful here.  You can easily overdo it with the lime.  I role my soft lime out on the counter to release all the juices.  to avoid seeds, I take my fork, stick it into the lime, and move it back and forth to juice it.  I do not like overly limed foods, so I add as little as possible.  I taste along the way.

 

  • Add salt and pepper to taste

 

  • Set aside

 

 

Meat and Beans Preparation

  • Brown meat and cook with Taco Seasonings (according to directions).  Set aside.

 

  • Make Beans or use canned beans.

 

 

Layered Dip

 

6 Layer Mexican Dip

  • Add  1/2 cup of refried beans to your bowl, and spread along the bottom.

 

  • Add  3/4 cup of your meat mixture and carefully spread on top of the beans.

 

  • Sprinkle 1/2 cup of  your freshly grated cheese over your meat mixture

 

  • Add 1/2 cup sour cream and spread along the cheese layer

 

  • Add 3/4 cup guacamole and spread along the sour cream layer

 

  • Sprinkle 1/2 cheese to top it off

 

What is your favorite Dip for tortilla Chips?

 

Lisa
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Comments

  1. What a great idea to use the fresh salsa to make the guac.
    I just love Mexican, looking forward to the coming soon recipes!

  2. LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE 7 layer dips…OMG…yup, I’m coming over now babe, thanks for making it for me, LOL

    seriously, I could eat this every night…so could Dino. Hubby…NEVER…

    pinning this
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  3. yeah…I meant 7..but I’ll take 5, 4, 6, 7, 8, or 9 layer dips…

  4. Oh my goodness Lisa – you have me salivating here. I’m pinning this one!
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  5. Oh yum! Mine would love it! I’m guilty of over liming- we love lime! I drown my guacamole in it:) hubby almost always asks for a slice of lime & tortillas with dinner. It could be chicken noodle soup- he adds lime!!
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