Bacon Nachos

Total Time
25mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
10 mins

This recipe is inspired by appleydapply Bacon and Onion Nachos. We had unexpected company come by and I wanted to make lunch for them. This is the result I got. It's hot and spicy but you can decrease the amount of jalapeno peppers. If you do not like crisp vegetables, microwave them to the desired consistency you like. We like crisp.

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 12 lb bacon, cooked and crumbled (divided)
  • 12-34 cup red onion, chopped (divided)
  • 1 medium tomato, seeded and chopped
  • 1 (2 1/4 ounce) cansliced black olives
  • 6 -7 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped (divided)
  • 2 12 cups Mexican blend cheese (Shredded cheddar and Monterey Jack Cheese, divided)
  • 9 ounces tortilla chips (I used the multigrain tostitos, divided)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Line a baking sheet with aluminimum foil.
  3. Spread 1/2 bag of Tostitos over the foil.
  4. Sprinkle with half the bacon, onion, peppers and 1 cup of cheese.
  5. Spread the remaining 1/2 bag of Tostitos on top.
  6. Top with remaining bacon, onion, peppers, olives and tomatoes.
  7. Top with 1 1/2 cup remaining cheese.
  8. Bake for 5-10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and slightly browned.
Most Helpful

5 5

Left out the black olives, and as another reviewer did, added some diced tomatoes. Great Great football snack. The bacon worked out well on these, as my son and I devoured during the game. The ingredients worked out well with each other. Made for PRMR Tag.

3 5

I hate being the odd one out, but based on all the other reviews, I really felt this would be a great snack for my dh. The only change I made was to use yellow onion and made just 2 servings. He said that while he did like it, there was just not much too it. The biggest thing (he said) is that this is a recipe you should eat right away because after just a few minutes, it seemed to get dry quickly (even with the melted cheese). Perhaps a dollop of sour cream for scooping would be good. I'm married to a man who loves nachos, and this one just didn't do it for him. He said he rates it 3-stars = liked it (it wasn't 'bad'), but wouldn't want it again.

5 5

Made as listed except for using deli olives and this turned out so yummy. Thanks for sharing this lovely recipe.
Made for I recommend Tag from Boomettes reviews.