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12 Creative Nacho Recipes You Probably Haven’t Tried Yet

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I know nachos might not be what you think of when you hear the words healthy dinner but you know I’m always trying to shift that perspective a little bit. Because what I see is a meal that provides protein, produce, fiber, satisfying fats, tons of flavor, and a variety of textures. Plus it’s fun, delicious, and easy to customize to meet everyone’s personal tastes. These are all important factors! Here are 12 different and creative nacho recipes to try.

Carne Asada Nachos

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Crunchy tortilla chips are topped with an amazingly simple grilled flank steak for these carne asada nachos. Tender, juicy, beef and all of the nacho flavors and toppings you love. Yum.
Get the recipe: Carne Asada Nachos

Shredded Chicken Nachos

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You’re going to love these cheesy shredded chicken nachos! They are loaded with layers of crunchy chips, shredded salsa chicken, beans, and two layers of cheese. After a quick broil, it’s time to top them with all of the nacho toppings your heart desires.
Get the recipe: Easy Shredded Chicken Nachos

Seared Steak Nachos with Tomatillo Serrano Salsa

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Seared steak nachos with a homemade tomatillo serrano salsa give you all of the big Tex Mex flavor you are looking for in a nacho dinner. Big, bold flavors make this a meal or snack that you will be serving often and it’s perfect for parties too!
Get the recipe: Seared Steak Nachos with Tomatillo Serrano Salsa

Vegetarian Chili Nachos

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Dinner can’t get much easier than with this vegetarian chili nachos recipe! Tortilla chips, your favorite canned chili, and shredded cheese are all you need to have a tasty, quick dinner on the table fast! It’s so simple and satisfying.
Get the recipe: Trader Joe’s Vegetarian Chili Nachos

Nachos with Bacon and Jalapeno

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If you love nachos AND bacon this recipe is for you! Nachos are already amazing and there is no meal that cannot be made even better with bacon! These bacon and jalapeno nachos are a quick and easy meal that will have everyone running to the table!
Get the recipe: Nachos with Bacon and Jalapeno

Brisket Nachos

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Wondering what to do with your leftover brisket? We have the answer…turn it into nachos of course! These loaded BBQ nachos have it all: brisket, cheese, tons of veggie toppings and BBQ sauce for a meal that just won’t quit! Perfect for dinner or for game day you will love these tasty brisket nachos!
Get the recipe: Brisket Nachos

Vegan Nachos with Chorizo

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Looking for a vegan nacho recipe that everyone can enjoy? Then this vegan nachos with chorizo recipe is for you! Perfect for parties or a delicious and fun family dinner everyone will love this tasty nacho recipe with homemade vegan queso!
Get the recipe: Vegan Nachos with Chorizo

Elote Mexican Street Corn Nachos

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Looking for some unique nachos that are super flavorful? Then try this elote Mexican street corn nachos! Sweet corn is combined with a zesty homemade cheese sauce, jalapenos, lime juice, cilantro, and cotija cheese rumbles for a meal you are going to love!
Get the recipe: Elote Mexican Street Corn Nachos

BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos

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Pulled pork, pickled red onions, cilantro, and green onions will take your nacho game to the next level! This delicious flavor combination works as an appetizer, game day snack, or a quick and easy dinner you won’t get any complaints about!
Get the recipe: BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos

Fajita Vegan Nachos

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These fajita vegan nachos are the ultimate nacho dinner. Chewy taco seasoned tofu, homemade cheese sauce, seasoned peppers, pinto beans, and more all piled on some crispy tortilla chips. They are crunchy, spicy, salty, hearty, and delicious! 
Get the recipe: Fajita Vegan Nachos

Sheet Pan Blackened Tilapia Baja Fish Nachos

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Fish tacos are fresh and delicious so why not try these blackened tilapia baja fish nachos too? It’s a tasty sheet pan dinner, perfect for busy weeknights and you end up with a crave worthy dinner that the whole gang is going to love!
Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Blackened Tilapia Baja Fish Nachos

Air Fryer Potato Skin Nachos

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These air fryer potato skin nachos are the perfect combination of nachos and loaded potato skins. Crispy potato skins serve as your “chips” and then you load them up with tempeh bacon, cheese, green onions, sour cream, and any other favorite nacho toppings you might have. These are perfect for an easy dinner or an appetizer for a party! 
Get the recipe: Air Fryer Potato Skin Nachos

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