Mucho Gusto Dip
Recipe: Appetizer : Mucho Gusto Dip - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and SnacksRated 4.7 / 5 based on 11 reviews
Prep Time: 10 min Total Time: 35 min Yield: 8 Serving
Nutrition Facts: 240 calories 9 grams fat
3 ripe avocados
3 tablespoons lemon juice
salt and pepper
1 cup sour cream
1 package taco seasoning mix
2 15 oz cans refried beans
1 4 oz can chopped green chilies
3 ripe tomatoes -- chopped coarse
1/2 cup scallions -- chopped
1 1/2 cups grated cheddar cheese
Cut the avocados in half lengthwise and remove the pits. Scoop out the meat with a spoon, place in a small bowl, and mash with a fork. Stir in the lemon juice; add salt and pepper to taste.
In another small bowl, combine the sour cream and taco seasoning mix. Stir to blend well.
Spread the refried beans in an even layer on a large round platter or shallow casserole dish. Spread the mashed avocado on top of the beans. Cover with the sour cream. Scatter the chopped olives, chilies, tomatoes, and scallions over the sour cream. Top with the grated cheese.
"Also known as 'cowboy caviar', this twist on traditional salsa is enlivened with black beans,..." - kbehrens2
"I've made this twice now with only the slightest tweaks (added a couple teaspoons of 'Italian Seasoning' mix from our co-op). It's absolutely perfection. Rich, just spicy enough to add interest, and no acid overload. I'm not a fan of tomato-based sauces, but I love this. So did my husband." - p g.8256
"Great recipe and deserves 5 stars! If you change the recipe, post a new recipe; do not rate this recipe based on the changes you made. People on all recipe sites need to rate recipes simply on following the recipe as written, not the changes they have made." - donna1596
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