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Over the Top Nachos
Submitted by:  Charlie
    

 

 
  Prep Time: approx. 5 Minutes
Cook Time: approx. 5 Minutes
 

" These nachos can be served as a meal, but all the good stuff makes for a great appetizer or snack while watching a game or a quick lunch for your family and friends. Better plan on making two plates of these, they're really good! Serve with sour cream, salsa, and guacamole. "
 
Ingredients
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 onion, finely diced
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 (16 ounce) can refried beans
  • 1 (14.5 ounce) package tortilla chips
  • 1 fresh jalapeno pepper, sliced
   
Directions
1  

In a large frying pan, brown ground beef with onion, salt and pepper over medium heat. Break the meat into very small pieces while it is cooking. After the meat is thoroughly cooked, drain off the grease.

2  

Arrange chips on a microwavable platter. Spread beans over the chips. Layer with 1/2 of the cheese, the ground beef mixture, and remaining cheese. Arrange jalapeno peppers on top.

3  

Microwave on medium-high until cheese has melted. Serve immediately.

 
 
Makes 6 servings

 

 
Nutrition at a glance
Servings Per Recipe: 6
amount per serving
Calories 837  
Protein 33g
Total Fat 54g
Sodium 918mg
Cholesterol 119mg
Carbohydrates 56g
Fiber 9g