Baja Nachos

Baja Nachos Recipe

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Catherine Zaring


These were my favorite nachos when I lived in SoCal. Now that I live in a small city in Northern MI I've had to adapt it for locally available ingredients. A touch of Baja California in Northern Michigan...perfect!


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5 Min
5 Min


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tortilla chips
1 can(s)
crab meat, well drained
1 can(s)
small shrimp, well drained
green onions (scallions), sliced
1 small can(s)
sliced black olives, or you can slice your on
8 oz pkg
mexican blend shredded cheese
chunky salsa
sour cream

How to Make Baja Nachos


  • 1Pile tortilla chips on dinner-sized plate. Sprinkle with 1/2 the cheese. Top with crab, shrimp, sliced green onions and black olives. Sprinkle remaining cheese over all.
  • 2Microwave on high for 1.5-2 minutes; until cheese melts.
  • 3Serve with salsa and sour cream if desired.

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About Baja Nachos

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cheese, #shrimp, #crab

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