Are you looking for some delicious but easy to make game day foods? If so, try this delicious 7-layer bean dip. 

Clear glass bowl with 7-layer bean dip in it along with blue corn tortillas for dipping

*This post may contain affiliate links and I’ll earn a commission if you shop through them. You can read my full disclosure here

Easy 7-Layer Bean Dip – The Perfect Appetizer for Entertaining a Small Group or a Crowd

I love this dip.  I think that this is a standard, conventional, everyone-knows-this-recipe, 7-layer dip.  In any case, my oldest son has mastered this recipe and makes this dip in under 10 minutes for football watching, parties, and family nights.

Clear glass bowl with 7-layer bean dip inside shown from the side view

You don’t need any expensive ingredients and there’s no mixing required. All you need to do is layer the ingredients.

tray with ingredients for 7-layer bean dip on it

close up of salsa in jar used for 7-layer bean dip

Ingredients:

I can refried beans – 16 ounces

Guacamole ~ 8 ounces

Sour Cream ~ 8 ounces regular, low fat, or fat-free

Salsa ~ 8 ounces {mild, medium, or HOT}

Lettuce, shredded

Shredded Mexican Cheese ~ 8 ounces

1 tomato

side top view of 7-layer bean dip in a glass bowl

Start your layers with the refried beans, top with the guacamole, sour cream, and salsa. 

Add the lettuce, then the cheese and top with diced or cubed tomatoes and that’s it!

*This post may contain affiliate links and I’ll earn a commission if you shop through them. You can read my full disclosure here

Anchor Hocking Glass Food Prep and Mixing Bowls, 4 Quart (Set of 2)

I like to use a glass bowl so you can see the layers from the side. The one above is a basic one, 

Anchor Hocking Monaco Trifle Bowl

but, a pretty trifle bowl like the one above would be fun, too!

Serve with your favorite dipping chips.

What are some of your favorite game day snacks?

Looking for more appetizers and game day recipes? Check out this page where you’ll find over 100 additional recipes!

Easy 7-Layer Bean Dip

I think this might be the easiest to make dip ever! It's 7 layers of goodness and is always a crowd pleaser. Perfect for game day, family fun night, or any gathering.
Print Pin Rate
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: 7-layer bean dip, Appetizer, easy, entertaining, game day
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 10 people
Calories: 201kcal
Author: Mary Beth

Ingredients

  • 16 ounces refried beans one can
  • 8 ounces guacamole
  • 8 ounces sour cream
  • 8 ounces salsa
  • 1 cup Lettuce shredded
  • 8 ounces Mexican cheese shredded
  • 1 tomato cubed or diced

Instructions

  • Start your layers with the refried beans, top with the guacamole, sour cream, and salsa.
  • Add the lettuce, then the cheese and top with diced or cubed tomatoes and that's it!
  • I like to use a glass bowl so you can see the layers from the side.
  • Serve with your favorite dipping chips.

Pinterest sized graphic with two photos of 7-layer bean dip