It’s always the right time for this tasty taco dip! Loaded with all of your favorite taco toppings and ingredients and perfect for dipping with tortilla chips.
Easy Taco Dip
Taco Tuesday just got a whole lot easier with this quick and delectable dip (we have so many favorites like our 7 Layer Bean Dip and Queso Blanco). It has all the flavors and ingredients of tacos but in dip form. It’s a great dip for sharing with friends which means it’s great to bring to parties or a game day dinner!
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You know what else is great about taco dip? It’s also a no-bake recipe which makes it even more simple. Yes, please! You can throw this recipe together in 5 minutes. I like to keep all of these ingredients on hand so when I have friends or family show up unexpectedly, I can make this in no time. Just grab your favorite chips and start dipping! What are you favorite brand of tortilla chips? Comment below! I’m always looking for a good tortilla chip brand.
How to Make Taco Dip
Remember how I said this can be made in 5 minutes? I love a good quick easy recipe. In a bowl, mix together the cream cheese, sour cream and taco seasoning. Spread the mixture in a 9 inch serving dish. Then top it with:
- bell peppers
- And any other toppings (avocado, green onions, cilantro, etc)
It’s that simple!
Can you make taco dip ahead of time? Mix the cream cheese, sour cream and taco seasoning together. Keep this mixture in the fridge the night before you need to serve it. Prepare the rest of the ingredients and keep them separate and in the fridge until you’re ready to assemble the dip and serve.
How long can taco dip sit out? Make sure your taco dip doesn’t sit out on the counter for more than 2 hours. Keep it covered in the fridge if you want to eat some later in the day. It will last in the fridge for 3-4 days.
Best items to dip in taco dip:
- tortilla chips, Fritos
- pita chips
- carrots or celery sticks
Favorite Taco Dip Toppings
The possibilities are almost endless when it comes to toppings for taco dip! It doesn’t end with the ingredients in this recipe. You could also try these suggestions to change things up.
- black beans
- refried beans
- different kinds of cheese
We hope you love this taco dip as much as we do!
For more favorite dips, check out:
Taco Dip Recipe
- 8 oz cream cheese softened
- 16 oz light sour cream
- 1.25 oz taco seasoning mix
- 1/4 head iceberg lettuce rinse, drained, shredded
- 1 cup cheddar cheese shredded
- 1 green bell pepper chopped
- 3 tomatoes chopped
- 2.25 oz black olives drained
Mix together cream cheese, sour cream and taco seasoning. Spread mixture in a 9-inch (or a little larger) serving dish. Top the mixture with lettuce, cheese, tomatoes, bell pepper and black olives. Enjoy with tortilla chips or pita chips.