Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

This recipe was given to me by my siser over 15 years ago, and I have many requests for it. When layered in a glass dish, it's very colorful for holiday parties. For a more casual get together with a festive look, such as a BBQ, layer it in a 10" iron skillet, and tie a bandana around the handle.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (15 ounce) can refried beans or 1 (15 ounce) can fat-free refried beans
  • 1 package taco seasoning
  • 1 (8 ounce) container single cream or 1 (8 ounce) container nonfat sour cream
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • jalapeno pepper, sliced,from jar
  • shredded lettuce
  • 1 large ripe tomatoes, , chopped in small chunks
  • sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 can black olives, sliced


  1. Mix taco seasoning with beans and spread in a 13x9 inch glass dish.
  2. Layer sour cream, onion, peppers, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese& olives in that order.
  3. Serve with tortilla chips or scooper size Fritos.
Most Helpful

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Paulette, My daughter and I made this for a wedding shower last week. It was sooooo Goooood!!! Like a big scrumptious taco salad.We used tortilla chips,and everybody loved it. We made two big trays of it and it was all gone!! Thanks for a successful shower. Darlene Summers