Dorito Nachos

Jammie Gogel


What can I say about my nachos except they have been on our dinner menu at least once a week for the last 13 years! Everybody loves them and all my nieces & nephews try to be here on nacho night,lol! The best thing is you add only what you want! Everyone just absolutely loves Dorito Nachos! You will too, Enjoy!

★★★★★ 3 votes
30 Min
35 Min
Stove Top


3 lb
ground beef
2-3 pkg
old el paso original taco seasoning packet
1 pkg
old el paso mild taco seasoning packet
2 can(s)
old el paso traditional refried beans(1 lb cans)
1 jar(s)
old el paso mild salsa
1 can(s)
"gfs" nacho cheese (gordons brand)
1 small
daisy sour cream (1 lb container)
2 small
1 large
head of lettuce
2 medium
1 large
3-5 small
green jalapeno peppers
3 large
bell peppers
1 bag(s)
three cheese mexican blend shredded cheese
2 bag(s)
family size nacho cheese doritos
1 bottle
mild ortega sauce


1Blend both avocados, 2 tbsp of sour cream, 1/2 cup of salsa, & anything you would like to add yourself. Set aside.
2In large skillet: Brown and cook ground beef. Add the 3 packages of taco seasoning and prepare as on packaging. Set aside.
3In a sauce pan, mix together the refried beans & 1/3 cup water. Cook for two minutes, stirring and adding more water if needed, as you want to make it easy to spread out over the nachos. Put in bowl & set aside.
4Shred the lettuce & set aside. Chop the tomatoes, bell peppers, jalepeno peppers, & onions then put them in seperate bowls. Set aside.
5Also, put desired amounts of sour cream, nacho cheese, salsa, mild ortega sauce, shredded cheese, & Nacho cheese doritos in seperate bowls. Set aside.
6Lastly, now that everythings done and in bowls, place all dishes on your dinner table. Everyone can serve themselves or one can be a server. Either way everyone gets the perfect nachos with only what they like.
7TIP: If your unsure in what order to add them then start how I do with Doritos, beans, shredded cheese(it melts better between the beans & meat), meat, nacho cheese, then I add the rest of what I like. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids