Kitchen Krafts


Before listening to general conference, prepare this layered bean dip. With each layer, name a General Authority or auxiliary leader you might hear from or discuss a topic you might hear about. Enjoy your snack after general conference while you talk about what you’ve learned.

Conference Bean Dip

1 can (16 ounces/454 g) refried beans

2 large avocados, peeled and mashed

1 teaspoon lemon juice

1 cup sour cream

1 package (2 ounces/57 g) powdered taco mix

1/4 cup chopped green onions

2 small tomatoes, chopped and drained

1 cup black olives, chopped

1 package (8 ounces/227 g) shredded cheddar cheese

  1. 1.

    Spread the beans on a large plate or serving dish and mash with a fork.

  2. 2.

    In a separate dish, stir the avocados with the lemon juice. Spread the avocados over the beans.

  3. 3.

    In another bowl, mix the sour cream with the taco mix and spread it over the avocados. Top with the remaining ingredients and serve with tortilla chips.

Illustration by David R. Deitrick