If this prolonged April winter has you down in the dumps, some comfort food made from the seasonal and nutritious ingredients in the FRESH PRODUCE BOX is a must! Pretend you’re on a warm beach in Mexico with a recipe for Mexican 5 Layer Appetizer. Delicioso!
Mexican 5 Layer Appetizer
You will need a 10 inch plate with at least 1 inch high edges
1 Can Refried Beans – any brand
2 Ripe Avacados
1 tsp lemon juice
1 Small container Sour Cream
¼ Cup Mayonnaise
½ Package Taco Seasoning – or to taste
1 Cup shredded cheese, can be any type such as Mozzarella, Monterey Jack, Cheddar etc.
Toppings such as; sliced green or black olives, chopped green onions, chopped cherry tomatoes
Open the can of refried beans and empty it into the plate. Mash it until it covers the plate.
Mix the two avocados’ together and add the lemon juice to prevent them from darkening. Spread the avocado over the refried beans.
Mix the Mayonnaise, Taco seasoning and the Sour Cream together. Taste and adjust with more Taco seasoning if you like. Spread the mixture over the avocados’.
Sprinkle the grated cheese over the top and add your toppings.
Enjoy with your choice of Tostitos or crackers or pita’s.