South Texas Layered Dip

A classic appetizer the Layered Dip, great for get together, football games, or parties.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Tex-Mex
Keyword 7 layer dip, Layered Dip, texas seven layer dip
Servings 10 people


  • 15 oz refried beans can be canned or made from scratch.
  • 2 cups sour cream
  • 1 package taco seasoning i.e. taco bell taco seasoning
  • 8 oz picante sauce
  • 4 whole ripe avocadoes mashed
  • 2 tsp lemon or lime juice
  • 2 medium tomatoes chopped
  • 1 bunch green onions sliced with tops
  • 8 oz cheddar cheese grated
  • 4 oz can ripe olives pitted and sliced
  • 2 bags tortilla chips enough for your guests


  • Spread refried beans on bottom of casserole dish
  • Mix sour cream and taco seasoning
  • Spread on top of beans
  • Spread picante sauce
  • mix avocadoes with lemon or lime juice and spread over picante sauce
  • layer tomatoes, onions, cheese, and olives.
  • Cover, chill and serve with chips.