Caesar salad nachos with rotisserie chicken

Lynnda Cloutier

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@eatygourmet

any kind of leftover chicken works for this recipe but rotisserie is a good choice because it's always very flavorful it moist.


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Ingredients

1 gallon peanut or vegetable oil
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 cup grated parmesan
1/4 cup mayonnaise
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 teaspoons minced garlic
2 teaspoons each anchovy paste, dijon mustard, worcestershire sauce, and tabasco sauce
salt and black pepper to taste
10 flour tortillas, 6 inch size
2 cups chopped rotisserie chicken
1 cup shaved parmesan, divided
3 cups shredded romaine lettuce
1 cup diced tomatoes

Directions Step-By-Step

1
heat peanut oil in a 7 to 8 quart pot over high heat until it registers 375° on the candy/deep Fry thermometer.
2
For the dressing, whisk together olive oil, grated Parmesan, mayonnaise, lemon juice, garlic, anchovy paste, Dijon, Worcestershire and Tabasco. Season with salt and pepper; preheat broiler with rack 6 to 8 inches from element.
3
For the chips, cut tortillas into six wedges each and Fry in six batches until light golden brown, about 1 1/2 minutes per batch. Transfer chips to a bowl using a slotted spoon, toss with salt to season, then transfer to a clean baking sheet while frying remaining tortillas
4
toss the chicken with 1/3 cup dressing. In another bowl, toss lettuce with 3 tablespoon dressing. Top fried tortillas with 1/2 cup shaved Parmesan, some of the remaining dressing, chicken, and remaining shaved Parmesan.
5
Broil nachos until cheese melts, about two minutes, then top with dressed lettuce and tomatoes; serve at once. Makes eight servings

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Poultry Appetizers