Deluxe Chicken (or Beef) Nachos

2
Laurie Roberts

By
@Luv2TryNew

A great snack for game day, but we like it so much we have it as a regular meal - very often requested by my husband and his friends. This recipe calls for chicken breast, but often we will use 1lb of ground beef instead. Yummy and filling!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
3-6
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CHICKEN (OR BEEF) NACHOS

  • 1
    bag restaurant style tortilla chips
  • 2 large
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts roasted and seasoned with cumin, salt, and pepper
  • 1 can(s)
    black beans, drained
  • 1 c
    salsa (i like my brother-in-law's recipe and will post that)
  • 1 1/2 c
    cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1/2 medium
    onion, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    guacamole
  • 1/2 c
    sour cream
  • 1 can(s)
    black olives, sliced
  • 1/3 c
    jalapeno peppers, diced (i use mezzeretta deli style in a jar - either tamed or hot but you could also use fresh)
  • 1 medium
    fresh tomato, chopped
  • GUACAMOLE

  • 1 large
    ripe avocado, mashed
  • 1 Tbsp
    ranch dressing, bottled
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1/4 c
    salsa
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Deluxe Chicken (or Beef) Nachos

Step-by-Step

  1. Season chicken breasts with cumin, salt, and pepper. Add chicken broth or water and roast in 350 degree oven for 1 1/2 hours or until fork tender.
  2. Layer entire surface of a large cookie sheet with tortilla chips. Sprinkle some of the cheese on top.
  3. Shred or chop the chicken and layer it on top of the chips and cheese. Next add the black beans, then the salsa.
  4. Top with the rest of the cheese and put in oven at 325 for 10 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  5. Sprinkle with the diced jalapenos and onions.
    Dollop the sour cream and guacamole over all.
  6. Top with sliced black olive and chopped tomato.

    Serve with more salsa on the side and enjoy!!!

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About Deluxe Chicken (or Beef) Nachos

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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