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Make Ahead Mexican Salad

Make Ahead Mexican Salad


  • 1 package (16 ounces) torn iceberg lettuce
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, drained, rinsed
  • 4 medium tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 cup TACO BELL® HOME ORIGINALS® Thick 'N Chunky Salsa
  • 1/2 cup BREAKSTONE'S Reduced Fat or KNUDSEN Light Sour Cream
  • 1 cup KRAFT 2% Milk Shredded Colby & Monterey Jack Cheese
  • 2 green onions, sliced
  • 2 cups broken baked tortilla chips


  1. Layer lettuce, beans and tomatoes in 4-1/2-qt. serving bowl.
  2. Mix salsa and sour cream; spread over salad to seal. Sprinkle with cheese and onions. Refrigerate several hours.
  3. Sprinkle with chips just before serving; toss lightly.

Prep Time: 15 min | Total Time: 3 hr 15 min | Yield: 10 servings

For a special presentation, serve this salad in a clear glass bowl.

Recipe and photo credit: Kraft Foods -

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