Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer

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Last Updated on February 10, 2022 by Tracy

Enjoy this Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer at your next gathering. This Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer is easy to make and you serve it cold.
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Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer

If you are looking for an easy and delicious appetizer recipe that will feed plenty and is sure to please, then look no further!  This Mexican Pizza is actually served cold, so it’s the perfect appetizer to make ahead of time – that means no stressing when guests walk through the door about what snacks are ready!

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With minimal ingredients and lots of flavor, you will have this appetizer ready in under 30 minutes!  You can add meat to it if desired, we enjoyed our meatless ๐Ÿ™‚

Cold Mexican Pizza Appetizer

I made mine on a big ole cookie sheet, like I mentioned, it makes a lot, so it’s perfect for parties!  Or half the recipe and enjoy it anytime ๐Ÿ™‚  The crescent rolls can be tricky, I always feel like I am putting a puzzle together, just take the pieces and make sure the whole sheet is covered.

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The “sauce” for your pizza is the perfect blend of taco seasoning, cream cheese and sour cream.  It’s great just on chips too ๐Ÿ˜‰

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Once you bake the crescent rolls, you simply layer the ingredients and toss it in the refrigerator until you are ready to serve it.  Easy peasy and YUM!

Here is my Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer Recipe, be sure to Print It and Pin It so that you can make it again and again.

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This is an easy appetizer recipe as it definitely serves a crowd! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ir any day with this delicious Mexican Pizza recipe.
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Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican, Tex-Mex
Keyword: easy appetizer, easy recipe, mexican, Pizza
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 18
Author: Tracy


  • Oven


  • 2 8 oz packages refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 8 oz reduced fat cream cheese
  • 8 oz reduced fat sour cream
  • 1 package taco seasoning
  • 2 cans refried beans
  • 1 can original Ro*tel drained
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar or Mexican cheese


  • Unroll crescent roll dough and piece it into ungreased cookie sheet or baking pan. Make sure you seal the seams.
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  • Bake at 375ยฐ for 8-10 minutes or until light golden brown
  • Allow to cool
  • In a small bowl, combine cream cheese, sour cream and taco seasoning until well blended
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  • Chill approx. 30 mins
  • Spread refried beans over the cooled crust, then layer the cream cheese mixture, cheese, then drained rotel
  • Cut into serving-size pieces
  • Serve immediately or refrigerate
  • Enjoy!
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I hope you and your family enjoy this Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer recipe at your next gathering!

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Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer

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32 thoughts on “Easy Mexican Pizza Appetizer

  1. WOw this looks and sounds so amazing! Thank you for a new meal idea! I am always looking for new tasty recipe and this one will def be a hit with my group ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. I am really loving how easy this is, and yet it looks so delicious!! Thank you for sharing this. I will be heading out tomorrow to the store and am going to pick up what I need to make this during the week. Our family LOVES mexcian food!! Thank you for sharing!! Pinning too!

  3. Appetizer? That’s a full meal in itself! I like the Taco Bell Mexican pizza. I know it isn’t authentic, but it’s good.

  4. I am always looking to find easier meals for my family, especially during the summer. This looks like it would be yummy.

  5. This is interesting, I would never have thought of pizza as an appetizer. I can’t wait to give this a try. Thank you for sharing this recipe.

  6. What a tasty looking appetizer. It would be consumed by my family. Thanks for posting this relatively easy recipe & the pictures. I’ll be making this soon.
    Carol L

  7. I love it all. Refried beans, Mexican cheese blend, hot sauce and peppers! I also enjoy black olive slices and a bit of sour cream to balance out the heat.

  8. This is an easy meal to make earlier in the day and feed to my family at night for movie night! I love easy recipes. Thank you!

  9. This looks delicious and will be a perfect after school snack for my grandson. Thanks for sharing this recipe, of course I had to pin it! ๐Ÿ™‚

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