beefy 7-layer dip

Try this recipe at your next party. Ground Beef sausage joins other Mexican-style fillings for this cheesy party favorite.

  •    Time: 40 minutes
  •    Serving Size: 12


  • 1lb lean ground beef
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup diced sweet onion
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 1 cup diced, seeded tomatoes
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1/2 cup frozen corn
  • 1 can (4 ounces) diced mild green chiles
  • 2 fresh jalapeno peppers, trimmed, seeded and diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chile powder
  • 1-1/2 cups Mexican blend cheese


  • 1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F

  • 2. Heat large oven-proof non-stock skillet over medium heat until hot. Add oil, beef and onion; cook 5 minutes until onions are soft. 

  • 3. Add taco seasoning; cook 8-10 minutes, breaking beef into 1/2-inch crumbles and stirring occasionally. Remove skillet from heat and drain. 

  • 4. Stir in sour cream and tomato paste. 

  • 5. Top beef with tomatoes, beans, corn, chiles, jalapeno peppers, cilantro. Sprinkle mixture with cumin and chile powder; top with cheese. Bake in 350 degree F oven 20 minutes or until cheese has melted and starting to brown. Remove skillet from oven. Garnish with squeeze of lime, as desired. Seve with chips or tortillas as desired. 

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