Covert operations: tortilla dip layers revealed

Layered dip fits in comfortably at casual parties. We shared this variation Friday evening at the Pumpkin Potluck Party.

Layered Tortilla Dip

Here’s what you’ll need:

12-16 ounces refried beans

1 cup diced tomatoes

1/2 cup chopped onion

1 avocado, diced

1 sweet red pepper, chopped

3 scallions, finely chopped

16 ounces light sour cream

1 cup finely shredded cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses

2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

1/4 cup slice black olives

corn tortilla chips for scooping

Spread an even layer of beans on a large serving platter.  Mix tomatoes and onion together and add as next layer.  Smother with diced avocado, red peppers and scallions.  Cover with sour cream.  Sprinkle with shredded cheeses.  Garnish generously with fresh cilantro and black olives.  Scoop.




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