Some Like It Hot, Some Like It Not With Old El Paso #LMDConnector

I was recently given a chance to taste some new Old El Paso products for review and super excited about the new EXTRA MILD Taco Kit.  It quickly became a family favourite.  I had resorted to using only half a package of taco seasoning included with the Old El Paso Taco kits purchased in the past.  My daughter recently turned 3 and decided that she doesn't like tacos anymore.  The EXTRA MILD seasoning was given her seal of approval.

The HOT & SPICY Fajita kit was a little out of my comfort zone since I'm a big wimp when it comes to spices.  I did find a new use for the leftover seasoning packets.  I sprinkle a little bit into refried beans to spice them up a bit. This works for making burritos or my Zesty Layered Taco Dip.

Zesty Layered Taco Dip

Shopping List
1 can OEP Refried Beans, 2 cups Salsa, 1 1/2 cups of tomato de-seeded and chopped,
3 green onions chopped, 1 cup sour cream, 2 cups sharp cheddar.
I quarter large tomatoes and scoop the pulp and seeds out with a
spoon.  This keeps your dip from becoming a soupy mess.
We really like our green onions so I add some to the refried beans
along with the teaspoon of taco seasoning.  Stir it up well and remember
that OEP now offers more heat options- extra mild to hot and spicy.

Salsa tops the refried beans mixture.  Normally I like to make my own,
but when I'm in a hurry, or haven't been shopping in a while, OEP
salsa is stocked in my pantry.

Top with sour cream, chopped tomato, green onion, and
shredded cheese.  I use sharp cheddar because I can get away with using
less of it while still getting great flavour.  Low fat or fat free
sour cream would be figure friendly too.

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I would like to try the creamy stovetop chicken casserole
flowerchild said…
I want to try the Creamy Chicken Stove Top Casserole Recipe
Karla S said…
I would like to try the
Grilled Beef Fajita Packs

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Belinda M said…
I would love to try the Family Favourite Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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Darci said…
the orange blueberry loaf looks great!
Glogirl said…
I'd like to try the Fresh Berry Crisp recipe.
Jonnie (JB) said…
The Mediterrainian Pork Tenderloin looks so good!
Brenda Penton said…
I'd like to try the Broccoli Three Cheese Bake

tanyab79 said…
I would love the Fajita dinner kit.
Tooth Fairy said…
I like the easy salad recipe suggestions!
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Tammy Dalley said…
Id love to try the Strawberry-Mango Margarita Dessert
Tina L. said…
I like to try the Sweet Potato Hummus Recipe.

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Tanis S said…
I'd like to try the Warm Chicken and Corn Salad.
Stephanie said…
Mmm The southwest chicken soup!
bula said…
Strawberry-Mango Margarita Dessert looks good.
Teresa M. said…
I would like to cook the Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Recipe. I have everything I need in the house to cook it so I may start this tomorrow morning.

Lori bazan said…
Apple Cinnamon Cobbler Recipe is one I would love to try--perfect for fall!

I would like to try the chocolate turtle cake recipe.
Nic said…
I would love to try the Cherry Peach Crisp. Sounds so yummy!
Bree said…
Apple Cinnamon Cobbler Recipe looks so good!

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