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Beefy Taco Dip

  • prep time: 5 min
  • total time: 20 min
  • serves: 18 people
  • calories: 221 1 serving

Spicy ground beef, picante sauce, cream cheese and Cheddar are heated together for a hearty dip with maximum's a quick and tasty appetizer to serve with tortilla chips.


cost per recipe: $9.12

  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 cup Pace® Picante Sauce
  • 4 ounces (1/2 of an 8-ounce package) cream cheese, cut into pieces
  • 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese (about 2 ounces)
  • 2 tablespoons diced tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons sliced green onion
  • 2 tablespoons sliced pitted black olives
  • 2 tablespoons seeded sliced jalapeño pepper
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 18 ounces (1 bag) tortilla chips


  • Step 1

    Cook the beef and chili powder in a 10-inch skillet over medium-high heat until the beef is well browned, stirring often to separate meat. Pour off any fat.

  • Step 2

    Stir the picante sauce, cream cheese and Cheddar cheese in the skillet. Cook and stir until the cheese is melted.

  • Step 3

    Spoon the beef mixture into a medium bowl.  Sprinkle with the tomatoes, onion, olives and pepper and top with the sour cream, if desired.  Serve with the tortilla chips.


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  • Beefy Taco Dip

    January 16, 2012

    I love taking new and delicious recipes to parties......this one hit the mark!

  • Beefy Taco Dip

    Courtney G.
    February 1, 2009

    I had to find a recipe to take to the Big Game party! Excellent! It's going to be a hit! So easy!! It's sooooo delicious! Thanks!

  • Beefy Taco Dip

    January 13, 2007

    My kids, husband, and I all loved it!

  • Beefy Taco Dip

    August 28, 2006

    I just love this, thanks for sharing. It was a big hit with all my friends.

  • Beefy Taco Dip

    August 24, 2006

    I enjoy making this dish. I tried it with chicken and it was great.

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    Calories 221
    Total Fat 12 g
    Sat. Fat 3.7 g
    Trans Fat 0 g
    Cholesterol 23 mg
    Sodium 271 mg
    Total Carb 20 g
    Dietary Fiber 1 g
    Sugar 1 g
    Added Sugars 0 g
    Protein 6 g
    Vitamin D 1 %DV
    Calcium 5 %DV
    Iron 4 %DV
    Potassium 3 %DV

    This nutritional information refers to each serving of the entire recipe and not just the products used as ingredients.